bipolar junction transistor

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bipolar junction transistor

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(electronics)
A bipolar transistor that is composed entirely of one type of semiconductor, silicon. Abbreviated BJT. Also known as silicon homojunction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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