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Q-factor

[kyoo-fak-ter] /ˈkyuˌfæk tər/
noun
1.
See Q (def 6).
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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British Dictionary definitions for q factor

Q factor

noun
1.
a measure of the relationship between stored energy and rate of energy dissipation in certain electrical components, devices, etc, thus indicating their efficiency
2.
Also called Q value. the heat released in a nuclear reaction, usually expressed in millions of electronvolts for each individual reaction Q
Word Origin
C20: short for quality factor
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