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high-pass Syllabification: high-pass
Pronunciation: /ˈhīˌpas/

Definition of high-pass in English:


(Of a filter) transmitting all frequencies above a certain value.
Example sentences
  • After the second step, we apply the high-pass filter to the pre-processed GPS data.
  • The excitation and x-ray pulses pass through a high-pass filter (zirconium foil), which blocks both laser light and low-energy x-ray photons.
  • The new GPS based system does not require complicated processing to extract wave data, but simply applies a high-pass filter to point-positioning data.
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