Translation of "semiconductor" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˌsem.i.kənˈdʌk.tər/ US  /-tɚ/

a material, such as silicon , which allows electricity to move through it more easily when its temperature increases, or an electronic device made from this material

Semiconductors are used for making integrated circuits and computers. 半导体用于制造集成电路和计算机。
semiconducting uk us /ˈsem.i.kənˌdʌk.tɪŋ/ adjective [ before noun ]

(Translation of “semiconductor” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)