M-type backward-wave oscillator


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M-type backward-wave oscillator

[′em ‚tīp ′bak·wərd ¦wāv ′äs·ə‚lād·ər]
(electronics)
A backward-wave oscillator in which focusing and interaction are through magnetic fields, as in a magnetron. Also known as M-type carcinotron; type-M carcinotron.