Sheingold, Daniel H. Analog Devices, Inc., Norwood, Massachusetts.
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A device for converting information in the form of combinations of discrete (usually binary) states or a signal to information in the form of the value or magnitude of some characteristics of a signal, in relation to a standard or reference. Most often, it is a device which has electrical inputs representing a parallel binary number, and an output in the form of voltage or current.
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