Meaning of “transistor” in the English Dictionary

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transistornoun [ C ]

us /trænˈzɪs·tər/

(Definition of “transistor” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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transistornoun [ C ]

uk /trænˈzɪstər/ us

a very small piece of electronic equipment that changes the force of the electrical current that goes through it. Transistors are commonly used in televisions, computers, and radios:

silicon transistors

(Definition of “transistor” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)