high signal to noise ratio
"A high signal-to-noise ratio is like the smooth ocean on a windless day, it's easy to see small objects in the water. COSY is a quite sensitive experiment, similar in ..."
a low signal to noise ration is like a duck on a sea with large swells. The swells are very large and make difficult to see the duck.
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