electrolytic capacitor

(redirected from Electrolytic capacitor value)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

electrolytic capacitor

n.
A type of capacitor used to conduct current in a single direction, in which one oxide-coated plate serves as the dielectric while the other is replaced by an electrolyte.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrolytic capacitor - a fixed capacitor consisting of two electrodes separated by an electrolyteelectrolytic capacitor - a fixed capacitor consisting of two electrodes separated by an electrolyte
capacitor, condenser, electrical condenser, capacitance - an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.