negative-grid generator

negative-grid generator

[′neg·əd·iv ¦grid ′jen·ə‚rād·ər]
(electronics)
Conventional oscillator circuit in which oscillation is produced by feedback from the plate circuit to a grid which is normally negative with respect to the cathode, and which is designed to operate without drawing grid current at any time.
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