signal noise ratio

noun

Definition of signal noise ratio

: the ratio of radio field intensity to noise field intensity also : the ratio of the signal transmitted through a piece of radio equipment to the noise generated within the equipment itself

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1923, in the meaning defined above

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“Signal noise ratio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/signal%20noise%20ratio. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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