grounded-grid-triode mixer

grounded-grid-triode mixer

[¦grau̇nd·əd ¦grid ¦trī‚ōd ′mik·sər]
(electronics)
Triode in which the grid forms part of a grounded electrostatic screen between the anode and cathode, and is used as a mixer for centimeter wavelengths.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.