HyperDic: transistor

English > 1 sense of the word transistor:
NOUNartifacttransistor, junction transistor, electronic transistora semiconductor device capable of amplification
transistor > pronunciation
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > transistor: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA semiconductor device capable of amplification.
Synonymsjunction transistor, electronic transistor
CategoryelectronicsThe branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
Partsbase(electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
collectorThe electrode in a transistor through which a primary flow of carriers leaves the region between the electrodes
emitterThe electrode in a transistor where electrons originate
Narrowerfield-effect transistor, FETA transistor in which most current flows in a channel whose effective resistance can be controlled by a transverse electric field
p-n-p transistorA junction transistor having an n-type semiconductor between a p-type semiconductor that serves as an emitter and a p-type semiconductor that serves as a collector
Broadersemiconductor device, semiconductor unit, semiconductorA conductor made with semiconducting material
Verbstransistorizeequip (an electronic circuit or device) with transistors

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