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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.
- ‘Besides a high degree of oversampling, the available noise power is also spectrally shaped.’
- ‘Built to withstand salt, spray, sun and humidity and has a CD player with an anti-shock mechanism and eight times oversampling so you don't have to worry about your music skipping in rough water.’
- ‘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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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.