transistor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of transconductance (or transfer) and resistor

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

transistor (plural transistors)

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  1. a solid-state semiconductor device, with three terminals, which can be used for amplification, switching, voltage stabilization, signal modulation, and many other functions
  2. (dated, informal) a transistor radio

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Translations[edit]

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

transistor m (plural transistores)

  1. a transistor (semiconductor device)
  2. a transistor radio

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English

Noun[edit]

transistor m (invariable)

  1. transistor (device)
  2. transistor radio

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

transistor m (plural transistores)

  1. (Brazil) Alternative form of transístor

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

transistor c

  1. (electronics) a transistor (semiconductor component)
  2. (dated) a transistor, a transistor radio

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