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di·ode

(dī'ōd)
A bipolar device that permits a flow of electrons in only one direction.
Synonym(s): silicone diode.
[di- + -ode fr. anode, cathode]
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[6.] Transistor Museum- History of Crystal Diodes, 195 Germanium radio Detectors, Vol 1, 2008
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