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semiconductor

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌsemikənˈdʌktər/ IT
a material, such as silicon, that allows electricity to move through it more easily when its temperature increases, or an electronic machine made from this material
semiconducting /ˈsemikənˌdʌktɪŋ/ adjective [before noun]
Translations of “semiconductor”
in Vietnamese chất bán dẫn…
in Spanish Semiconductor…
in Thai สารกึ่งตัวนำ…
in Malaysian semikonduktor…
in Chinese (Traditional) 半導體…
in Indonesian semikonduktor…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半导体…
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