coincidence circuit

Definitions

Electronics

  • A circuit with two or more inputs, which delivers an output pulse only if all inputs receive a pulse simultaneously, or within a given time interval.
  • A circuit with two or more inputs, which delivers an output pulse only if a predetermined combination of inputs receive a pulse simultaneously, or within a given time interval.
  • synonymcoincidence counter
  • synonymcoincidence detector
  • synonymcoincidence gate

Computing

  • noun a gate that produces a logical output depending on various input coincidences. An AND gate requires the coincidence in time of all logically true inputs.
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