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error-detecting code
A code in which each telegraph or data signal conforms to specific rules of construction, so that departures from this construction in the received signal can generally be detected automatically. Note: Error-detecting codes require more signal elements than are necessary to convey the basic information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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