alphatron etymology

English word alphatron comes from English alpha, English -tron

Detailed word origin of alphatron

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
alpha English (eng) (computer graphics) The level of translucency of a color, as determined by the alpha channel.. (finance) The return of a given asset or portfolio adjusted for systematic risk.. (informal, abbreviation) Alphabet.. (science) The name of the symbols Α and α used in science and mathematics, often interchangeable with the symbols when used as a prefix.. (software engineering) The first versions [...]
-tron English (eng) Used as a gender-neutral suffix as an alternative to -ter or -tress. Used to name a number of elementary particles. Used to name a number of machine learning algorithms. Used to name a number of particle accelerators. Used to name various electronic devices.
alphatron English (eng) A kind of ionization tube for measuring vacuum.

Words with the same origin as alphatron

Descendants of -tron
Quotron cosmotron crossatron cryotron cyclotron gyrotron ignitron isotron krytron magnetron mellotron microtron minirhizotron orgasmatron photosynthetron plasmatron positron positronic reflectron rhizotron surfatron synchrotron trigatron waitron