hybrid circuit

Definitions

Computing

  • noun the connection of a number of different electronic components such as integrated circuits, transistors, resistors and capacitors in a small package, which since the components are not contained in their own protective packages, requires far less space than the individual discrete components

Electronics

  • A circuit incorporating two or more different types of components, each with similar functions, working together. For example, a circuit utilizing both transistors and tubes.
  • In telecommunications, a circuit which matches a two-wire circuit to a four-wire circuit. Also called balancing network (3).
  • synonymhybrid IC
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