Definition of feedthrough in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfiːdθruː/


[mass noun]
1The passage or transfer of something through or beyond a specified point or stage: the feedthrough to further education
2An electrical connector used to join two parts of a circuit on opposite sides of something, such as a circuit board or an earthing screen.
Example sentences
  • In both embodiments, interconnections between electronic components forming the electronic circuit are made without the use of glass feedthroughs which greatly simplifies the cost and complexity of the package.
  • A capacitor sheet includes a laminate sheet, interface-connection feedthrough conductors for electrically connecting faces of the laminate sheet, and capacitor-connection feedthrough conductors.
  • Each interconnect includes a feedthrough center pin protruding through an opening formed in the metal bottom wall, with isolation provided by a dielectric feedthrough insulator.

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