process-control system

Definitions

General Science

  • noun
    (written as process control system)
    a system with complete input and output modules, a central processing unit with memory and a program, usually stored in ROM, and control and feedback devices such as A/D and D/A converters that completely monitors, manages and regulates a process

Computing

  • noun
    (written as process control system)
    a system that completely monitors, manages, and regulates a process, comprising input and output modules, a CPU with memory, a program and control, and feedback devices such as A/D and D/A converters

Electronics

  • A system, such as a control system, which monitors and manages a given process, or which maintains a variable as close as possible to a desired value. Its abbreviation is PCS.
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