/ (ˈdɪdʒɪˌtrɒn) /
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electronics a type of tube, for displaying information, having a common anode and several cathodes shaped in the form of characters, which can be lit by a glow dischargeAlso called: Nixie tube
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Word Origin for digitron
C20: from digit + -tron
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