digital-to-analog converter

Definitions

General Science

  • noun
    (written as digital to analog converter)
    a circuit that outputs an analog signal that is proportional to the input digital number, and so converts a digital input to an analog form.

Electronics

  • A circuit or device that transforms a digital input to an analog output. For instance, a device whose input is a sequence of binary digits, and whose output is an analog voltage waveform. Its abbreviation is DAC, or d/a converter.
  • abbreviationd/a converter
  • acronymDAC

Computing

  • noun a circuit that outputs an analog signal that is proportional to the input digital number, and so converts a digital input to an analog form

Economics

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