magnetostriction oscillator

noun
variants: or less commonly magnetostrictive oscillator

Definition of magnetostriction oscillator

: an electric oscillator in which the frequency is controlled by the mechanical vibrations induced in a body by magnetostriction

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“Magnetostriction oscillator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magnetostriction%20oscillator. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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