discriminator transformer

discriminator transformer

[di′skrim·ə‚nād·ər tranz′fȯr·mər]
(electronics)
A transformer designed to be used in a stage where frequency-modulated signals are converted directly to audio-frequency signals or in a stage where frequency changes are converted to corresponding voltage changes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.