transistorised love


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

  • adj. (of an electronic device) equipped with transistors


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  • Greg Simpson smiled contentedly, and briefly, as if touching a lucky talisman, he fingered the tiny transistorised hearing aid he wore unobtrusively under hair and trilby behind his left ear.

    The Elvis Latte

  • It was the second generation of transistorised computers, and a typical system sold for $2,900,000 or could be rented for $63,500 a month.

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  • Not giant refrigerators, transistorised and riveted hulks; bloated with imperialism, pillage, arrogance and eunuchoid science.

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  • I also took with me a homing signal transmitter, a transistorised battery-powered job, which I attached to the inner after bulkhead of the anchor locker, a place that's not looked at once a year.

    When Eight Bells Toll

  • Everything we do, we do with our transistorised servants in hand.

    Fantastic Voyage

  • Pete wriggled until he could get the transistorised walkie-talkie out of his pocket.

    The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy

  • Since the rioters pranks shocked us into loving Cameron, we applaud the imprisonment of fools and cheer on heavily transistorised police burdened by utility jackets that would weigh down even the average Batman who lumber about the streets protecting us by inspecting us.

    The Guardian World News

  • Typically though, and as a final point, the small print of that same advert states that "owing to a factory dispute, some early Sunbeams will not have been fitted with transistorised ignition."


  • The parent company's innovations set the standard in many areas for the whole of the European car market; the transistorised ignition that was applied to the whole US range in 1973 was fitted to all new Chrysler Europe products, and Sunbeam advertising played heavily on the fact.


  • The 3.5 and 4. 5-litre engines additionally got a contactless transistorised ignition and hydraulic valve play compensation to facilitate maintenance.



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