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cyclic distortion
In telegraphy, distortion that (a) is periodic and (b) is not characteristic, not biased, and not fortuitous. Note: Causes of cyclic distortion include irregularities in the duration of contact time of the brushes of a transmitter distributor and interference by disturbing alternating currents.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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