magnetostrictive oscillator

magnetostrictive oscillator

[mag¦nēd·ō¦strik·tiv ′äs·ə‚lād·ər]
(electronics)
An oscillator whose frequency is controlled by a magnetostrictive element.
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A vibratory apparatus with a magnetostrictive oscillator was used according to ASTM G32-86.
Adler worked on high-frequency magnetostrictive oscillators for use in Armed Forces communications equipment.