neuristor

noun neu·ris·tor \n(y)u̇ˈristə(r)\

Definition of neuristor

plural

-s

  1. :  a usually electronic device along which a signal propagates with uniform velocity and without attenuation

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Origin and Etymology of neuristor

neuron + transistor; from its functioning like a neuron and not requiring the use of transistors


First Known Use: 1960


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