The nominal value of any electrical, thermal, mechanical, or environmental quantity assigned to define the operating conditions under which a component, machine, apparatus, electronic device, etc., is expected to give satisfactory service. (Ref. IEC 747‑1.)

NOTE "Rating" is a generic term, but also see "maximum rating".


JESD77-B, 2/00
JESD99B, 5/07

User login

Enter the password that accompanies your username.
Please note: passwords are now case-sensitive.

Browse Alphabetically

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Standards and Documents Assistance

Contact Julie Carlson, 703-624-9230

Dictionary RSS Feed

Subscribe to the JEDEC Dictionary RSS Feed to receive updates when new dictionary entries are added.