condenser

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condenser
  • noun
    An apparatus or container for condensing vapor. (The components were transported to the cryogenically cooled trap, via a condenser, to freeze out excess moisture.)
    A lens or system of lenses for collecting and directing light. (The microscope condenser collects this light.)
    another term for capacitor (The new technologies makes it possible to embed passive components such as condensers into printed circuit boards, such as FR4, thereby achieving miniaturization and cost reductions of circuit boards.)

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