(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.
- Smoke factory
- Smoke-filled room
[smohk-fild, -fild] /ˈsmoʊkˌfɪld, -ˈfɪld/ noun 1. a place, as a hotel room, for conducting secret negotiations, effecting compromises, devising strategy, etc. smoke-filled room definition A popular expression used to describe a place where the political wheeling and dealing of machine bosses (see machine politics) is conducted. The image originated during the Republican presidential nominating convention […]
noun 1. a variant spelling of smoko
noun, plural smokehouses [smohk-hou-ziz] /ˈsmoʊkˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a building or place in which meat, fish, etc., are cured with smoke. noun 1. a building or special construction for curing meat, fish, etc, by smoking