A negative voltage applied to the grid of a vacuum tube in order to assist the alteration of the flow of electrons from the cathode to the plate.
the bias used for the 201A tube is 4.5 volts when the plate is at 90 volts.
by BlastMaster June 16, 2003
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a word used to avoid a worse "b" word that carries quite a negative connotation and means a person with a horrible attitude who wants their own way and thinks they're intitled to it cuz they're perfect, when actually they're just being a biatch, which is where "bia" orginated
"She's just acting like a big 'ol bia right now and i wanna slap the crap out of her."
by lisagirl April 11, 2003
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To be like a 'Doormat' and think that one thing is better than the other without looking at something from a different view point.
PS3 owns Xbox in everything! Aka BIAS!
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To alter the DC offset and/or gain of a transistor such that the final amplified signal produced by the transistor is not clipped or distorted due to voltage or current saturation
Unless you bias the transistors in an audio amplfiier, the audio will sound like shit
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the bias would be the direction of the stripes on striped fabric.
by Lenore August 06, 2004
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Urban Dickheadtionary are very bias towards liberals and are racist against Caucasian people.
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