Analogue-to-digital converter

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Term analogue-to-digital converter
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analogue to digital converter

analog/digital converter

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Abbreviation

ADC

Definition

"device for converting analog output into discrete digital data according to specified code of resolution"

Definition Source

Jane's Aerospace Dictionary, 3. Ed. 1988

Note

"also called digitiser and, esp for linear and rotary movement, encoder"