Afterglow

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Afterglow (of a C.R.T.)

Alternative term: Persistence (of a C.R.T.)

The decaying luminescence of the screen after the stimulus has been reduced or removed.




Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

Contrast

Celsius (previously Centigrade)

Capacitance

Time period

roll period

Transmissivity

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