propagation delay

Definitions

Computing

  • noun the time taken for an output to appear in a logic gate after the input is applied
  • noun the time taken for a data bit to travel over a network from the source to the destination

Electronics

  • The time interval required for a signal to move from one point to another.
  • The time interval required for a signal to move through a component, circuit, stage, unit, device, system, or medium.
  • synonympropagation time
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