ballast resistor, ballast, barretter(noun)
a resistor inserted into a circuit to compensate for changes (as those arising from temperature fluctuations)
An electrical resistor whose resistance varies with the current passing through it, and thus tends to maintain a constant current
The numerical value of ballast resistor in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of ballast resistor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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