one of a succession of averages of data from a time series, where each average is calculated by successively shifting the interval by the same period of time.
(statistics) (of a sequence of values) a derived sequence of the averages of successive subsequences of a given number of members, often used in time series to even out short-term fluctuations and make a trend clearer: the 3-term moving average of 4, 6, 8, 7, 9, 8 is 6, 7, 8
- Moving jpeg
graphics, compression (M-JPEG) A compression technique for moving images which applies JPEG still image compression to each frame of a moving picture sequence. Play-back requires a machine capable of decompressing and displaying each JPEG image quickly enough to sustain the required frame rate of the picture sequence. There is no standard for Moving JPEG as […]
- Moving coil
adjective 1. denoting an electromechanical device in which a suspended coil is free to move in a magnetic field. A current passing through the coil causes it to move, as in loudspeakers and electrical measuring instruments, or movement of the coil gives rise to induced currents, as in microphones and some record-player pick-ups
[moo-ving] /ˈmu vɪŋ/ adjective 1. capable of or having : a moving object. 2. causing or producing motion. 3. involved in changing the location of possessions, a residence, office, etc.: moving expenses. 4. involving a motor vehicle in motion. 5. actuating, instigating, or impelling: the moving spirit behind the party. 6. stirring or evoking strong […]
- Moving part
noun any of the working components of a mechanism Examples They put toys with no moving parts in with the meals for kids under three years old.