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Definition for thyristor


What is thyristor in electronics?
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a four-layer semiconductor device that acts as a latch. A type of electronic switch. It has two states which are triggered by another voltage or current. SCRs and switching transistors are examples of thyristors.

Other electronic terms somewhat related to thyristor
breakover holding current silicon controlled rectifier triac trigger unijunction transistor

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