magnetoresistor etymology

English word magnetoresistor comes from English resistor, English magneto-

Detailed word origin of magnetoresistor

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
resistor English (eng) An electric component that transmits current in direct proportion to the voltage across it.. One who resists, especially a person who fights against an occupying army.
magneto- English (eng)
magnetoresistor English (eng) A magnetoresistant material.

Words with the same origin as magnetoresistor

Descendants of resistor
FET JFET MOSFET TFT barristor memristor pellistor posistor spacistor thermistor thyristor transistor transistorize varistor
Descendants of magneto-
MD MHD MHDD MPDP magnetoabsorption magnetocalorimetry magnetocapillary magnetochiral magnetodynamic magnetofluid magnetometry magnetomotive magnetomotor magnetomyography magnetopause magnetoresponsive magnetorotational magnetosensation magnetosonic magnetosphere magnetostrictive magnetotaxis magnetotellurics magnetotransport