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Threshold

Discussion in 'Audio Terms' started by audiokid, Jun 6, 2010.

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  1. audiokid

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    A parameter that is found on dynamic based processors such as compressors, limiters and gates. The setting determines at what level the processor will begin to function. On a compressor for instance, when the source signal passes the amplitude threshold set by the user, the compressor begins to operate on the signal, and conversely, when the signal falls bellow the threshold, processing stops.
     

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