Meaning of -tron in English:

-tron

Pronunciation /trɒn/

See synonyms for -tron

suffix

Physics
  • 1Denoting a subatomic particle.

    • ‘positron’
  • 2Denoting a particle accelerator.

    • ‘cyclotron’
  • 3Denoting a thermionic valve.

    • ‘ignitron’

Origin

From (elec)tron.