decoupling

Definitions

Agriculture

  • noun the breaking of the link between the amount of money paid to farmers as a subsidy and the amount they produce.

Construction

  • separation of building elements to reduce or eliminate thetransfer of sound, heat, or physical loads from one element to the other.

Electronics

  • The substantial reduction, or elimination of coupling. Decoupling may be utilized, for instance, between the stages of an amplifier to avoid interstage coupling.
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