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  1. ballast resistor, ballast, barretter(noun)

    a resistor inserted into a circuit to compensate for changes (as those arising from temperature fluctuations)


  1. ballast resistor(Noun)

    An electrical resistor whose resistance varies with the current passing through it, and thus tends to maintain a constant current


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