A resistor connected to a signal wire in a bus or network for the purpose of impedance matching to prevent reflections.For example, a 50 ohm resistor connected across the end of an Ethernet cable. SCSI chains and some LocalTalk wiring schemes also require terminators.
Last updated: 1995-05-17
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