Definition of astable in English:

astable

adjective

Electronics
  • Relating to a system or electric circuit that oscillates spontaneously between unstable states.

    • ‘There is no stable state where the circuit can come to rest, so this circuit is known as an astable multivibrator.’
    • ‘You should now have the component values required to build the astable circuit in figure 3.’
    • ‘It monitors the charging of the timing capacitor in astable and monostable circuits.’

Pronunciation:

astable

/āˈstābəl/