cyclotron-frequency magnetron

cyclotron-frequency magnetron

[′sī·klə‚trän ¦frē·kwən·sē ′mag·nə‚trän]
(electronics)
A magnetron whose frequency of operation depends on synchronism between the alternating-current electric field and the electrons oscillating in a direction parallel to this field.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.