carbon resistor

carbon resistor

[′kär·bən ri′zis·tər]
(electronics)
A resistor consisting of carbon particles mixed with a binder, molded into a cylindrical shape, and baked; terminal leads are attached to opposite ends. Also known as composition resistor.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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