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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A semiconductor device capable of amplification.

Usage examples (35)
  • The transistor was one of the most important inventions of the twentieth century.
  • The transistor is indeed the tool we need to do the things that the future of our business requires.
  • But the transistor is more than just a simplified, economical replacement for a larger piece of equipment.
  • The photo-transistor is a member of the transistor family behaving like a photo-electric cell, or maybe to you, an electric eye. for more
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