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electron multiplier


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A vacuum tube in which a single electron produces a large number of secondary electrons by collision with an anode, the process generally being repeated through a number of stages to achieve great amplification of current.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a vacuum tube that amplifies a flow of electrons


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