transistor radio


Definition of transistor radio

somewhat old-fashioned

  1. :  a small radio that has transistors

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a solid-state electronic device that is used to control the flow of electricity in electronic equipment and usually consists of a small block of a semiconductor (such as germanium) with at least three electrodes

    :  a transistorized radio

  1. :  of, relating to, or operated by radiant energy

    :  of or relating to electric currents or phenomena (such as electromagnetic radiation) of frequencies between about 3000 hertz and 300 gigahertz

    :  of, relating to, or used in radio or a radio set

  1. :  the wireless transmission and reception of electric impulses or signals by means of electromagnetic waves

    :  the use of these waves for the wireless transmission of electric impulses into which sound is converted

    :  a radio message

  1. :  to send or communicate by radio

    :  to send a radio message to

    :  to send or communicate something by radio

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