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attenuation coefficient
The rate of diminution of average power with respect to distance along a transmission path. Note: The attenuation coefficient is often calculated as the sum of the absorption coefficient and the scattering coefficient. Synonym attenuation rate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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