Meaning of DISTORTION in English

n.1 the act or an instance of distorting; the process of being distorted.

2 Electronics a change in the form of a signal during transmission etc. usu. with some impairment of quality.


distortional adj. distortionless adj.

Etymology: L distortio (as DISTORT)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.