Share this entry

Share this page

MOSFET

Line breaks: MOSFET
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒsfɛt
 
/

Definition of MOSFET in English:

noun

Electronics
A field-effect transistor in which there is a thin layer of silicon oxide between the gate and the channel.

Origin

1960s: acronym from metal oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor.

Definition of MOSFET in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words