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noun therm·is·tor \ˈthər-ˌmis-tər\

Definition of thermistor

  1. :  an electrical resistor making use of a semiconductor whose resistance varies sharply in a known manner with the temperature

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Origin and Etymology of thermistor

thermal resistor


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thermistor

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noun therm·is·tor \ˈthər-ˌmis-tər\

Medical Definition of thermistor

  1. :  an electrical resistor making use of a semiconductor whose resistance varies sharply in a known manner with the temperature


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