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bistable

[bahy-stey-buh l]
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adjective
  1. (of an electric or electronic circuit) having two stable states.

Origin of bistable

First recorded in 1945–50; bi-1 + stable2
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British Dictionary definitions for bistable

bistable

adjective
  1. having two stable statesbistable circuit
noun
  1. computing another name for flip-flop (def. 2)
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