phasitron

noun
pha·​si·​tron | \ ˈfāzə‧ˌträn \
plural -s

Definition of phasitron

: a vacuum tube used for frequency modulation of a signal and having a cathode, deflector electrodes, two anodes, and an external inductor

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History and Etymology for phasitron

phase entry 1 + -i- + -tron

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“Phasitron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phasitron. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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