tantalum-foil electrolytic capacitor

tantalum-foil electrolytic capacitor

[′tant·əl·əm ¦fȯil i¦lek·trə¦lid·ik kə′pas·əd·ər]
(electricity)
An electrolytic capacitor that uses plain or etched tantalum foil for both electrodes, with a weak acid electrolyte.
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