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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A semiconductor device made of materials whose resistance varies as a function of temperature.

Usage examples (37)
  • Maybe what you have is a thermistor, which is not linear.
  • That could be either good or bad depending upon the kind of thermistor and the mass that it is attached to.
  • At the edge of the smoker her thermistor reads 54°C.
  • Is the temp sensor a glass thermometer or a thermistor? for more
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