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An electronic circuit that records the aggregate of a specific number of signals that occur too rapidly to be recorded individually.
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1. a person or thing that scales
2. (Electronics) Also called: counter or scaling circuit an electronic device or circuit that aggregates electric pulses and gives a single output pulse for a predetermined number of input pulses
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a person or thing that scales.
2. an electronic circuit devised to give a single pulse as output after a certain number of input pulses.
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|Noun||1.||scaler - an electronic pulse counter used to count pulses that occur too rapidly to be recorded individually|
pulse counter - an electronic counter that counts the number of electric pulses
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