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1. A instrument; such as, an electron tube or a transistor, which does not use mechanical procedures to control electrical current and voltage in a circuit.
Examples include electron tubes, transistors, and other solid-state devices.
This entry is located in the following units: electro-, electr-, electri- (page 60) -tron, -tronic, -tronics + (page 7)