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settling time

Syllabification: set·tling time

Definition of settling time in English:

noun

technical
The time taken for a measuring or control instrument to get within a certain distance of a new equilibrium value without subsequently deviating from it by that amount.
Example sentences
  • However, at intermediate diffusion rates there is a rise in settling time.
  • The settling time of the voltage-clamp was determined by measuring the oocyte membrane potential as a function of time.
  • Data settling time is often more critical, as the strobe transition is typically more aggressively aligned with the data transition.

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