waveform monitor

F/A/V
a specialized oscilloscope used to display and analyze the video signals sync, luminance and chroma levels.
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TV
Specialized oscilloscope testing device providing a graphic display of a video signal's strength. Plus, like a sophisticated light meter, aids in precise setting of picture's maximum brightness level for optimum contrast.

Audio and video glossary. 2014.

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