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English definition of “resistor”


noun [C] uk   /rɪˈzɪs.tər/ us    /-tɚ/ specialized
a part of an electrical circuit designed to produce a particular amount of resistance to the flow of currentElectricity and electronicsElectrical components and circuitry
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