Meaning of THYRISTOR in English

THYRISTOR

transcription, транскрипция: [ thī-ˈris-tər ]

noun

Etymology: thyr atron + trans istor

Date: 1958

: any of several semiconductor devices that act as switches, rectifiers, or voltage regulators

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