Associations to the word «Feedback»

Wiktionary

FEEDBACK, noun. Critical assessment on information produced.
FEEDBACK, noun. (cybernetics) (systems) The signal that is looped back to control a system within itself.
FEEDBACK, noun. The high-pitched howling noise heard when there's a loop between a microphone and a speaker.
FEEDBACK, verb. (music) To generate the high-frequency sound by allowing a speaker to cause vibration of the sound generator of a musical instrument connected by an amplifier to the speaker.
FEEDBACK, verb. (transitive) To provide informational feedback to.
FEEDBACK, verb. (transitive) To convey by means of specialized communications channel.
FEEDBACK TRANSFER FUNCTION, noun. The transfer function of the feedback path of a control system
FEEDBACK TRANSFER FUNCTIONS, noun. Plural of feedback transfer function

Dictionary definition

FEEDBACK, noun. The process in which part of the output of a system is returned to its input in order to regulate its further output.
FEEDBACK, noun. Response to an inquiry or experiment.

Wise words

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