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  • n. Plural form of thyratron.


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  • I would also have voted for Rene Schmitz' awesome, glowing, perspex-fronted tube synth, stuffed with blue-glowing thyratrons...

    The Soddy Awards, 2004

  • Favourable and economical speed setting results from changing the voltage by means of controlled rectifiers (thyratrons or thyristors).

    6. Direct current machines

  • There was another pause while the relays and thyratrons waited for their orders.

    Reach For Tomorrow


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