amplification factor

noun

Definition of amplification factor

: the ratio of the changes in plate and grid voltage that cause equal changes in the plate current of an electron tube

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First Known Use of amplification factor

1907, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of amplification factor was in 1907

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“Amplification factor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amplification%20factor. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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