Definition of astable in English:


Syllabification: a·sta·ble
Pronunciation: /āˈstābəl


chiefly Electronics
Of or relating to a system or electric circuit that oscillates spontaneously between unstable states.
More example sentences
  • You should now have the component values required to build the astable circuit in figure 3.
  • It monitors the charging of the timing capacitor in astable and monostable circuits.
  • There is no stable state where the circuit can come to rest, so this circuit is known as an astable multivibrator.

Definition of astable in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope