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Related to electromagnetic interference: Electromagnetic compatibility
Any electromagnetic disturbance that interrupts, obstructs, or otherwise degrades or limits the effective performance of electronics and electrical equipment. It can be induced intentionally, as in some forms of electronic warfare, or unintentionally, as a result of spurious emissions and responses, intermodulation products, and the like. Also called EMI.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.