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Glossary
Glossary Accelerate. To change velocity; increase or decrease speed. Accelerometer. A device for sensing or measuring acceleration and converting it into an electrical signal. Acceptor. An impurity atom in a semiconductor material that will receive, or accept, electrons. Germanium with an acceptor impurity is called p-type germanium because it has a positive nature.
Citation
Thomas K. Eismin: Aircraft Electricity and Electronics, Sixth Edition. Glossary, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export