Aston dark space

Aston dark space

noun Physics.
the dark region between the cathode and the cathode glow in a vacuum tube, occurring when the pressure is low.

Origin:
named after F. W. Aston

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Aston dark space
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: aston
Next Definition: aston, francis william
Words Near: Aston dark space
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Aston dark space
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Aston dark space
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature