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silicon

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈsɪlɪkən/ PRODUCTION, IT
a chemical element which has unusual electrical characteristics and is used to make computer parts: The company has developed a technology that does not use expensive silicon. silicon computer processors
Translations of “silicon”
in Spanish Silicio…
in Chinese (Traditional) (化學元素)矽…
in Russian кремний…
in Turkish silikon…
in Chinese (Simplified) (化学元素)硅…
in Polish silikon…
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