by Dinesh Thakur

Definition: A diode is an electronic component that allows the flow of current in only one direction and when the current flows in the other direction, then it blocks the current. The name diode is derived from the word “di-ode” which means that a device having two electrodes. Thus, a diode has two electrodes one electrode is known as the anode and the other electrodes are known as the cathode.


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