# Difference between revisions of "Digital signal"

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A signal that represents information in a computer-compatible form as a sequence of (binary) numbers which may describe discrete samples of an analogue signal. | A signal that represents information in a computer-compatible form as a sequence of (binary) numbers which may describe discrete samples of an analogue signal. | ||

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## Latest revision as of 00:16, 22 March 2014

DRAFT DEFINITION |

Digital signal |
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A signal that represents information in a computer-compatible form as a sequence of (binary) numbers which may describe discrete samples of an analogue signal. An analog signal which has been converted to a sequence of numbers. |

Considered between 2004 and 2006 but not included in the 2006 PAC submission |

This is an unofficial draft definition presented for information and comment. |

#### Orange Book

ORANGE BOOK DEFINITION
IUPAC. Analytical Division. Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature (the Orange Book). Definitive Rules, 1979. |

Digital signal |
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A signal that represents information in a computer-compatible form as a sequence of (binary) numbers which may describe discrete samples of an analogue signal. |

IUPAC 1997 Orange Book Chapter 12 |

Index of Orange Book Terms |