- The usually unwanted transfer of a recorded signal between sections of a magnetic medium such as a tape. This may occur as a result of the affected sections being in close proximity, as occurs with overlapping segments of a reel of tape. Also called magnetic transfer, print-through, or crosstalk (3).
- Any printing in which magnetic ink is utilized.
- synonymmagnetic transfer
- noun the copying of signals stored on one type of magnetic medium to another