## Electronics (Mike Jaroch)

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### L

#### LACING SHUTTLE

A device upon which lacing may be wound to prevent fouling the tape or cord and to aid the lacing process. (Usually made from brass, aluminum, fiber, or plastic) [4].

 Keyword(s): LACING SHUTTLE

#### LAG

The amount one wave is behind another in time; expressed in electrical degrees [2].
 Keyword(s): LAG

#### LAMINATED CORE

A core built up from thin sheets of metal insulated from each other and used in
transformers [2].

 Keyword(s): LAMINATED CORE

#### LANDS

Conductors or runs on pcbs [14].
 Keyword(s): LANDS

#### LAP WINDING

An armature winding in which opposite ends of each coil are connected to adjoining segments of the commutator so that the windings overlap [5].

 Keyword(s): LAP WINDING

#### LARGE SCALE INTEGRATION

An integrated circuit containing 1,000 to 2,000 logic gates or up to 64,000 bits of memory [14].

 Keyword(s): LARGE SCALE INTEGRATION, LSI

#### LASER

An acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation [17].
 Keyword(s): LASER

#### LAW OF ABSORPTION

In Boolean algebra, the law which states that the odd term will be absorbed
when a term is combined by logical multiplication with the logical sum of that term and another term, or when a term is combined by logical addition with the logical product of one term and another term
(for example, A(A + B) = A + AB = A) [13].

 Keyword(s): LAW OF ABSORPTION

#### LAW OF MAGNETISM

Like poles repel; unlike poles attract [1].
 Keyword(s): LAW OF MAGNETISM

#### LC CAPACITOR-INPUT FILTER

This is the most common type of filter. It is used in a power supply where output current is low and load current is relatively constant [7].

 Keyword(s): LC CAPACITOR-INPUT FILTER

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