hygristor

/ (haɪˈɡrɪstə) /

noun

an electronic component the resistance of which varies with humidity

Nearby words

  1. hygienic,
  2. hygienics,
  3. hygienist,
  4. hyginus,
  5. hygric,
  6. hygro-,
  7. hygrogram,
  8. hygrograph,
  9. hygrology,
  10. hygroma

Word Origin for hygristor

C20: from hygro- + (res) istor

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