control electrode


noun Electronics.

an electrode to which a varying signal is applied to vary the output of a transistor or vacuum tube.

Nearby words

  1. control center,
  2. control character,
  3. control chart,
  4. control column,
  5. control commands,
  6. control experiment,
  7. control freak,
  8. control freakery,
  9. control grid,
  10. control group

Origin of control electrode

First recorded in 1915–20

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