trigatron etymology

English word trigatron comes from English -tron, English trigger

Detailed word origin of trigatron

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-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.
trigger English (eng) (archaic) A catch to hold the wheel of a carriage on a declivity.. (databases) An SQL procedure that may be initiated when a record is inserted, updated or deleted; typically used to maintain referential integrity.. (electronics) A pulse in an electronic circuit that initiates some component.. (online gaming) A text string that, when received by a player, will cause the player to execute a [...]
trigatron English (eng) A kind of triggerable spark gap switch designed for high current and high voltage.

Words with the same origin as trigatron

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