threshold voltage

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threshold voltage

[′thresh‚hōld ‚vōl·tij]
(electronics)
In general, the voltage at which a particular characteristic of an electronic device first appears.
The voltage at which conduction of current begins in a pn junction.
The voltage at which channel formation occurs in a metal oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor.
The voltage at which a solid-state lamp begins to emit light.
(nucleonics)
The lowest voltage at which all pulses produced in a Geiger counter by any ionizing event are of the same size, regardless of the size of the initial ionizing event.
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