maximum rating

Definitions

Electronics

  • A rating which defines the highest value, such as a current or voltage, a component, circuit, device, piece of equipment, or system can operate at safely.
  • A rating which defines the highest value, such as a current or voltage, a component, circuit, device, piece of equipment, or system can operate at safely for a given time interval.
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