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slope
In a transmission line, the rate of change of attenuation with respect to frequency over the frequency spectrum. Note 1: The slope is usually expressed in dB per hertz or dB per octave. Note 2: In metallic lines, the slope is usually greater at high frequencies than at low frequencies.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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