blanketing

The suppression, distortion, or gross interference of a desired signal from reception by the presence of an overriding stronger and undesired signal.
The jammer is blanketing the radar by deception jamming, resulting in false targets appearing on the plan position indicator (PPI).

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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  • Blanketing — Blan ket*ing, n. 1. Cloth for blankets. [1913 Webster] 2. The act or punishment of tossing in a blanket. [1913 Webster] That affair of the blanketing happened to thee for the fault thou wast guilty of. Smollett. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blanketing — is interference caused by strong radio signals. Although the spectral mask of a radio station s transmitter suppresses spurious emissions on other frequencies in the band, being extremely close to a station may allow them to still be strong… …   Wikipedia

  • blanketing — blanket ► NOUN 1) a large piece of woollen material used as a covering for warmth. 2) a thick mass or layer of a specified material: a blanket of cloud. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ covering all cases or instances; total: a blanket ban. ► VERB (blanketed,… …   English terms dictionary

  • Blanketing — Blanket Blan ket, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blanketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blanketing}.] 1. To cover with a blanket. [1913 Webster] I ll . . . blanket my loins. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. [1913 Webster] We ll have …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blanketing — /blang ki ting/, n. 1. blankets: The blanketing was too warm. 2. Radio. the effect of a signal from a powerful transmitter that interferes with or prevents the reception of other signals. [1570 80; BLANKET + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Blanketing — Обтяжка (цилиндра) декелем …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • blanketing — blan·ket·ing || blæŋkɪtɪŋ n. blankets; fabric of a blanket; dropping of a person into a blanket blan·ket || blæŋkɪt n. bed covering, quilt v. cover, coat adj. comprehensive, inclusive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blanketing — /ˈblæŋkətɪŋ/ (say blangkuhting) noun 1. Radio the effect of a signal from a powerful transmitter which interferes with or prevents the reception of other signals. 2. cloth for making blankets. 3. a tossing in a blanket …   Australian English dictionary

  • blanketing — noun ( s) Etymology: blanket (I) + ing 1. : cloth for blankets 2. : supply of blankets …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blanketing material — Материал для обтяжки (офсетного) цилиндра …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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