monostable

[ mon-uh-stey-buh l ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈsteɪ bəl /

adjective

(of an electric or electronic circuit) having only one stable state.

Nearby words

  1. monosomic,
  2. monospaced type,
  3. monospasm,
  4. monospermous,
  5. monospermy,
  6. monostearate,
  7. monostich,
  8. monostichous,
  9. monostome,
  10. monostotic

Origin of monostable


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British Dictionary definitions for monostable

monostable

/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈsteɪbəl) /

adjective

physics (of an electronic circuit) having only one stable state but able to pass into a second state in response to an input pulse
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