circuit component

Definitions

Electronics

  • Any of the electrical elements that are a part of a circuit. These may include resistors, capacitors, transistors, generators, electron tubes, and so on. Each component has terminals which allow it to be connected to the conducting path. Also called circuit element, component (2), element (2), electrical element, electrical component, or part (3).
  • synonymcircuit element
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