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(rē-zis'tŏr, -tōr),
An element included in an electric circuit to provide resistance to the flow of current.
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Market for Electronic Components in the World Overall Market Market by Type Cards incorporating a magnetic stripe Cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart cards) Electrical capacitors Electrical resistors, potentiometers and rheostats Electronic integrated circuits and microassemblies Electronic printed circuits Semiconductor devices Thermionic and cold cathode valves and tubes Forecasts and Future Outlook Overall Market Market by Type Related Market Studies About Electronic Components Sources Market Definition
TT yesterday said that its interim results had been boosted by its recent acquisition of BI Technologies, a major manufacturer of electrical resistors, sensors, trimmers and inductors, and a cut in manufacturing costs.
including electro-magnets; permanent magnets; electro-magnetic couplings; clutches and brakes; electro-magnetic lifting heads; electrical particle accelerators; electrical signal generators; and apparatus for electro-plating, electrolysis or electrophoresis); electrical capacitors; electrical resistors (except heating resistors); diodes, transistors and similar semi-conductor devices; photosensitive semi-conductor devices; light emitting diodes; mounted piezo-electric crystals; parts for the goods of subclass 47110; parts for the goods of subclass 47120; printed circuits.
Graph 5 Market for electrical resistors, potentiometers and rheostats in the world, 2006-2012 (US dollars)

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