root mean square (RMS)

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Mathematical value computed by taking the square root of the average (mean) of the squares of a set of randomly varying quantities observed at regular intervals during a cycle, such as the alternating current (AC) or the 'noise' in a communication channel. For many purposes, RMS value is the best measure of the effective or typical value of the phenomenon being observed.

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We had asked what the root mean square was to get a better picture of the quality of the data transmission.
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I was intimidated because I was bad at math and I did not know how to find the root mean square.
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You may need to try and use a root mean square to break down the data to look for any irregularities in it.
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