Jan 092016
 

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Discrete Semiconductor Kit Identification Guide a learn.sparkfun.com tutorial

Available online at: http://sfe.io/t423

Overview

Let’s start with a couple of definitions.

Discrete
1. Separate; distinct; individual; non-continuous.
2. That can be perceived individually and not as connected to, or part of something else.
3. (electrical engineering) Having separate electronic components, such as individual resistors and inductors — the opposite of integrated circuitry.
Discreet
1. Respectful of privacy or secrecy; quiet; diplomatic.
2. Not drawing attention, anger or challenge; inconspicuous.

Usage notes
Do not confuse with discrete.

Courtesy Wiktionary.org

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