Glossary Definition for Integral Nonlinearity

Glossary Term: Integral Nonlinearity 

Definition

A measure of a data converter's ability to adhere to an ideal slope in its transfer function. It can be specified using end-point or best-straight-line fit. Each of these approaches can yield very different numbers for the same data converter.
Synonyms
  • Integral Non-Linearity
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