from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A device for restoring a coherer to its normal condition after it has been affected by an electric wave, a process usually accomplished by some method of tapping or shaking, or by rotation of the coherer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as anticoherer.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Of course, when the coherer switch is closed, the battery operates the decoherer.

    Electricity for Boys


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