Meaning of TRANSISTOR in English

TRANSISTOR

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

transistor radio

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

switching

The phase winding is excited whenever its switching transistor is saturated by a sufficiently high base current.

A bridge of four diodes, connected in reverse parallel with the switching transistors , provides the path for freewheeling currents.

■ NOUN

radio

He disliked the transistor radio he'd saved up for to get Lavinia for her birthday three years ago.

These sets are no bigger than a transistor radio and cost as little as $ 100 at the nearby discount electronics store.

More stories, more coffee and another try with Pete's transistor radio .

Also his transistor radio and his pocket piece of purple fluorite.

It is less easy to forgive the carriers of blaring transistor radios , a sacrilege in such surroundings.

The wrappings had come off: it was a shattered transistor radio .

Lines of washing hung between the caravans, transistor radios played loudly.

Roosters crowed, transistor radios were turned full volume to occupy the minutes of the unemployed.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Furthermore, the availability of cheap transistors makes obtaining maximum power gain through each transistor rather unimportant in any case.

More stories, more coffee and another try with Pete's transistor radio.

RISCs also have fewer transistors on a chip than CISCs making RISCs cheaper to produce.

The advent of the transistor brought rapid expansion in set ownership.

The modular architecture will integrate 10m transistors.

The Puerto Rican sweepers carried transistors playing Latin music.

The wrappings had come off: it was a shattered transistor radio.

This can easily be obtained with small signal transistors in the output stage.

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