noun. a semiconductor device made of materials whose resistance varies as a function of temperature; can be used to compensate for temperature variation in other components of a circuit.
- semiconductor unit
- semiconductor device
- resistor (English)
- thermal (English)
Example sentences of the word thermistor
1. Noun, singular or mass
Fit the thermistor wire beside the damper into the wire groove, and place tape over the wire to hold it in place.