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resistor

Syllabification: re·sis·tor
Pronunciation: /rəˈzistər
 
/

Definition of resistor in English:

noun

Physics
A device having a designed resistance to the passage of an electric current.
Example sentences
  • Usually this circuit consist of only resistors and capacitors.
  • In those days computers consisted mainly of transistors, resistors, diodes, capacitors and miles of wiring.
  • The component preforms may include resistors, capacitors, and inductors.

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