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.

Origin of resnatron Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for resnatron



a tetrode used to generate high power at high frequencies

Word Origin for resnatron

C20: from resonator + -tron
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