breadboard (plural breadboards)
- A cutting board, especially for cutting bread.
- A pull-out cutting board underneath a counter, found in many kitchens.
- A reusable solderless device used to build a (usually temporary) prototype of an electronic circuit and for experimenting with circuit designs.
reusable solderless device
- (transitive) To set up (an electronic device) on a breadboard.
1990, Delton T. Horn, 49 electronic 6-volt projects, page 9:
- If the breadboarded circuit operates incorrectly or erratically, try relocating some of the components.
1998, Jim Williams, The Art and Science of Analog Circuit Design, page 114:
- There are many commercial breadboarding systems, but almost all of them are designed to facilitate the breadboarding of digital systems, where noise immunities are hundreds of millivolts or more.