smoke-emitting diodecomputing dictionary

<humour, electronics> (From "light-emitting diode") An incorrectly connected diode, probably a light-emitting diode, in the process of losing its magic smoke and becoming a friode.

See also: LER.

(01 Feb 1996)

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