equalizer

  • 1 Equalizer — or equaliser (see spelling differences) may refer to:*An equalization filter *An audio processing tool used for equalization *In Apple QuickTime, its in window music visualization (a misnomer) *A blind equalizer used in digital communications… …

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  • 2 Equalizer — E qual*i zer, n. 1. One who, or that which, equalizes anything. [1913 Webster] 2. same as {Equalizing bar}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. A device, as a bar, for operating two brakes, esp. a pair of hub brakes for an automobile, with equal force.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 equalizer — 1792, agent noun from EQUALIZE (Cf. equalize). Sports sense attested by 1930; in the U.S. underworld slang sense of “pistol,” it is from c.1900 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 equalizer — (Amer.) e·qual·iz·er || iːkwÉ™laɪzÉ™(r) n. one who equalizes; one who makes uniform; something that has an equalizing influence; (Electronics) electronic device that adjusts frequency distortion; (Slang used in Canada and the USA) gun,… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 equalizer — Equalizer, Paria facere, Cherchez Egual …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 6 equalizer — (also equaliser) ► NOUN 1) a thing that has an equalizing effect. 2) a goal that levels the score in a match …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 equalizer — [ē′kwəl īz΄ər] n. 1. a person who equalizes 2. a thing that equalizes, as a group of components inserted in a circuit so as to change the frequency response; specif., an electronic device that amplifies or reduces particular ranges of audio… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Equalizer — Ein Equalizer oder EQ (auch: Equaliser, englisch: to equalize, to equalise: angleichen, equal: gleich) ist ein Filter als elektronische Komponente zur Tongestaltung und zur Entzerrung von Tonfrequenzen, überwiegend Musik, oder von anderen… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 9 Equalizer — Equa|li|zer 〈[ i:kwəlaızə(r)] m. 3〉 Gerät zur Entzerrung od. Veränderung des Klangbildes an Verstärkern o. Ä. [engl.; zu equalize „ausgleichen“] * * * Equa|li|zer [ i:kwəlaɪzɐ ], der; s, [engl. equalizer, eigtl. = Ausgleich(er), zu lat. aequus =… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 Equalizer — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Equalizer (homonymie). Equalizer Titre original The Equalizer Genre Série policière, d espionnage Créateur(s) Michael Sloan Richard Lindheim Musique …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 11 equalizer — UK [ˈiːkwəlaɪzə(r)] / US [ˈɪkwəˌlaɪzər] noun [countable] Word forms equalizer : singular equalizer plural equalizers 1) British a goal or point that gives you the same score as the opposing team 2) something that makes all people equal Death is… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 equalizer — e|qual|iz|er also equaliser BrE [ˈi:kwəlaızə US ər] n 1.) BrE a point that you score in a game, that gives you the same number of points as your opponent ▪ England scored the equalizer with only ten minutes to go. 2.) something that makes all… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 equalizer — n. a gun; a pistol. (Underworld.) □ Rocko carried an equalizer, but wouldn’t dream of using it. □ An equalizer can be dangerous in Max’s business …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 14 Equalizer — Equa|li|zer [ i:kwəlaizə] der; s, <aus gleichbed. engl. equalizer, eigtl. »Ausgleicher«, zu to equalize »an , ausgleichen«, dies zu lat. aequus »gleich«> Zusatzgerät an elektroakustischen Übertragungssystemen, das aus einer speziellen… …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 15 equalizer — e|qual|iz|er [ ikwə,laızər ] noun count 1. ) something that makes all people equal: Death is life s great equalizer. 2. ) AMERICAN INFORMAL a gun 3. ) BRITISH a goal or point that gives you the same score as the opposing side …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 equalizer — [[t]i͟ːkwəlaɪzə(r)[/t]] equalizers also equaliser N COUNT: usu sing In sports such as soccer, an equalizer is a goal or a point that makes the scores of the two teams equal. [BRIT] …

    English dictionary

  • 17 equalizer — glodintuvas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Programa arba ↑įtaisas, suvienodinantis garso, vaizdo ir kitokių signalų nelygumus, galinčius atsirasti dėl nesuderintų įrašymo signalų stiprumo arba iškraipymų persiunčiant. atitikmenys: angl …

    Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • 18 equalizer — A bracket or cable connector which balances tension equally on the cables to the parking brakes. See graphic equalizer compensator …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 19 equalizer — noun Date: 1792 one that equalizes: as a. a score that ties a game b. an electronic device (as in a sound reproducing system) used to adjust response to different audio frequencies …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 equalizer — /ee kweuh luy zeuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that equalizes. 2. any of various devices or appliances for equalizing strains, pressures, etc. 3. Elect. an electric network of inductance, capacitance, or resistance established between two points… …

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