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frequency response

noun, Electronics.
1.
the effectiveness with which a circuit, device, or system processes and transmits signals fed into it, as a function of the signal frequency.
2.
Also called frequency-response curve. a graph of frequency response, with signal amplitude or gain plotted against frequency.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • Measured in hertz, frequency response is the range of sound that headphones can produce.
  • That's largely thanks to two omni-directional mics with a wonderfully flat and wide frequency response.
  • Both high sensitivity and good frequency response can be achieved in one small package.
  • frequency response refers to the shape of the gain requirements across frequency.
  • We provided an example of how to devise such an frequency response.

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