Definition of submultiple in English:

submultiple

Line breaks: sub|mul¦tiple
Pronunciation: /sʌbˈmʌltɪp(ə)l
 
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noun

  • A number that can be divided exactly into a specified number.
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    • Subclock and overclock synchronization are supported for converting at submultiples and multiples of the sample rate.
    • The findings of the Heraion prove that this sexagesimal submultiple was once used also in Greece proper.
    • Each pulse shock excited the secondary circuit at a submultiple of its resonant frequency.

adjective

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  • Denoting a number that can be divided exactly into a specified number.
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    • Clock delay from input to output is 50 nanoseconds maximum and is negative-edge-aligned when synchronized at a multiple or submultiple rate.
    • Two independent synthesizers are provided which are phase locked when programmed for submultiple rates.
    • First and second clock signals are derived at the two submultiple frequencies and phase coincidence between the two clock signals is detected.

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