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English definition of “solid-state”

solid-state

adjective [before noun]     /ˌsɒl.ɪdˈsteɪt/ US  /ˌsɑː.lɪd-/ specialized
describes an electronic device in which the flow of electrical current is through solid material and not through a vacuum (= space without air )Electricity and electronics
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