relaxation oscillator

noun

: an electric oscillator by which are produced rapid surges due to the alternate charging and discharging of a condenser, the discharges being initiated by a thyratron when the condenser voltage reaches a certain value

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“Relaxation oscillator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/relaxation%20oscillator. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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