Definition of oversampling in English:

oversampling

Syllabification: o·ver·sam·pling
Pronunciation: /ˈōvərˈsampliNG
 
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noun

Electronics
  • The technique of increasing the apparent sampling frequency of a digital signal by repeating each digit a number of times, in order to facilitate the subsequent filtering of unwanted noise.
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    • Besides a high degree of oversampling, the available noise power is also spectrally shaped.
    • On-the-fly removal of data inconsistency with k-space oversampling and demodulation in MRI acquisitions
    • Smaller pixels yield higher resolution for a given chip size, a property that can potentially result in oversampling the image.

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