CLOSEDLOOP

closed-loop

[klohzd-loop]
adjective Engineering.
1.
of or pertaining to a processing system in which effluents are recycled, that is, treated and returned for reuse.
2.
of or pertaining to an automatic control system operating on a feedback principle. Compare feedback ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1950–55

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