tank circuit

noun

Definition of tank circuit

1 : an oscillatory radio circuit associated with the output circuit of a tube generator which absorbs the generator ouput in the form of energy impulses of high value and short duration and in turn delivers its output to an antenna
2 : a tuned circuit connected in the plate circuit of a tube generator
3 : an absorption circuit

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“Tank circuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tank%20circuit. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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