closed loop


closed loop
noun
a control system with a feedback loop that is active
Syn: ↑closed-loop system
Hypernyms: ↑control system

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noun
: an automatic control system for an operation or process in which feedback in a closed path or group of paths acts to maintain the output at the desired level

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Computers, Electronics.
the complete path followed by a signal as it is fed back from the output of a circuit, device, or system to the input and then back to the output. Cf. feedback loop.

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closed loop,
Electronics. feedback loop.
closed-loop «KLOHZD LOOP», adj.
1. Electronics. of or having to do with a feedback loop.
2. of or having to do with something that can be processed and used again for the same purpose or in the same way as it was originally used: »

In the future one plastic will not necessarily have an advantage over another as a result of “closed-loop” recyclability (Chemical Marketing Reporter).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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