As verbs the difference between flanking and blanking
is that flanking
is while blanking
As a noun blanking is
an instance of something being blanked out.
An instance of something being blanked out.
A metalworking process to form the rough shape of a sheet-metal workpiece.
(television) The reduction of the brightness of the scanning beam to zero when it needs to be moved without updating the picture.
* 2001 , A. M. Dhake, TV and Video Engineering (page 73)
- Thus during each blanking , a line pattern of charges is read into the horizontal register in parallel.