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Electrical Engineering Crossword Puzzle
April 7, 2013

Note: A standard for crossword puzzles is when all words in a clue are capitalized, the solution is the abbreviation or acronym for that clue; e.g., Alternating Current = AC.
2013 Crosswords Archive
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Electrical Engineering Crossword Puzzle for April 7, 2013 - RF Cafe

1. Color content
9. Compressed image file format
10. Chemical symbol for ruthenium
11. Unit of length (abbr.)
12. Cellphone band below PCS
14. Unix, Linux or Windows (abbr.)
15. Front edge of a wing (abbr.)
17. Chemical symbol for europium
18. Chemical symbol for lutetium
20. Impurity in a semiconductor that adds a mobile electron in the conduction band
24. Stock symbol for National Instruments
27. Positive voltage lead color
28. Web page language
30. Contact used on motors to conduct current through a rotating interface
32. Type of graph with a circular grid
33. Switch position
34. Unit of frequency (archaic, abbr.)
35. Have a chemically induced efffect
40. Illumination devices
44. Stock symbol for Dell Computer
45. Be behind in phase
47. Communication between stations by reflecting the radio waves off of the ionosphere (pl.)
48. Glues together
50. 1/6 inch printer's measure
52. Electrical safety organization (abbr.)
53. Opposite of O.D.
54. Chemical symbol for cobalt
55. Mate to a bolt
57. Amateur radio abbreviation for the Oceania region (abbr.)
59. Chemical symbol for terbium
60. Stock symbol for Raytheon
61. Voltage potential to turn on a diode (2 wds.)
1. Hz
2. Chemical symbol for mercury
3. Used logic gates
4. Greek letter (micro)
5. A measure of receiver quality (abbr.)
6. Automatic Testing, Evaluation & Reporting (abbr.)
7. Chemical symbol for cadmium
8. High-speed logic family
9. He shared credit with Shockley and Brittain for the invention of the transistor (2 wds.)
13. The forcing of a signal to an insignificant level
16. Sharp bend in I-V curve
19. Unit of heat
21. Type of logic gate
22. Opposite of I.D.
23. Logic family (abbr.)
25. Chemical symbol for argon
26. Network department (abbr.)
28. Chemical symbol for holmium
29. Chemical symbol for tantalum
31. Having power applied (slang)
32. Substrate for mounting components (abbr.)
36. BS__ - the degree held by many RF Cafe visitors
37. Circuit for maintaining constant voltage (abbr.)
38. Chemical symbol for chlorine
39. Cooling devices
41. Unit of inductance (abbr.)
42. Numerical basis for decibels (abbr.)
43. Filter type that blocks frequencies below and above a specified band (abbr.)
45. Local Oscillator (abbr.)
46. Chemical symbol for gadolinium
48. Open a fuse
49. Service-Independent Building Blocks
51. Maximum Usable Frequency
54. A common RS-232 serial bus command (abbr.)
56. Part of a FOR loop
58. Chemical symbol for calcium
59. Time delay (abbr.)
60. Chemical symbol for radium

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Electrical Engineering Crossword Puzzle Solution for April 7, 2013 - RF Cafe