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astable Line breaks: astable
Pronunciation: /eɪˈsteɪb(ə)l/

Definition of astable in English:


chiefly Electronics
Relating to a system or electric circuit which oscillates spontaneously between unstable states.
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.
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