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Noun: resistor  ri'zis-tu(r)
  1. An electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current
    - resistance

Sounds like: residence, resisistor, re

Derived forms: resistors

Type of: electrical device

Part of: circuit, electric circuit, electrical circuit

Encyclopedia: Resistor