Flanking vs Blanking - What's the difference?

flanking | blanking |

As verbs the difference between flanking and blanking

is that flanking is while blanking is .

As a noun blanking is

an instance of something being blanked out.




  • blanking



  • Noun

    (wikipedia blanking) (en noun)
  • 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.