Definition of cross-correlate in English:



  • Compare (a sequence of data) against another.

    • ‘The software is designed to pinpoint key incident data by cross-correlating in real-time the huge volumes of data generated by any number of security point products installed across the enterprise.’
    • ‘The outputs of the detection channels were cross-correlated in a digital correlator.’
    • ‘Since critical production facilities typically have multiple test stands and backup instruments, one simple calibration check is to cross-correlate readings.’
    • ‘The kernel is cross-correlated with each subsequent video frame.’
    • ‘We then cross-correlated the average noise signals of each hour and month with the noise signals in March in that habitat.’