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electrostriction transducer, ceramic transducer
A transducer (any instrument; such as, a microphone or electric motor, that converts one form of energy into another) which depends on the production of an elastic strain in certain symmetric crystals when an electric field is applied, or, conversely, which produces a voltage when the crystal is deformed.
This entry is located in the following units: electro-, electr-, electri- (page 86) trans-, tran-, tra- (page 3)