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resnatron

[ rez-nuh-tron ]
/ ˈrɛz nəˌtrɒn /
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noun Electronics.
a tetrode with the grid connected to form a drift space for the electrons, formerly used to generate high power at very high frequency.
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Origin of resnatron

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British Dictionary definitions for resnatron

resnatron
/ (ˈrɛznəˌtrɒn) /

noun
a tetrode used to generate high power at high frequencies

Word Origin for resnatron

C20: from resonator + -tron
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