epitaxial transistor

noun

a transistor made by depositing a thin pure layer of semiconductor material (epitaxial layer) onto a crystalline support by epitaxy. The layer acts as one of the electrode regions, usually the collector

Nearby words

  1. epistyle,
  2. episyllogism,
  3. epit.,
  4. epitaph,
  5. epitasis,
  6. epitaxis,
  7. epitaxy,
  8. epitendineum,
  9. epithalamion,
  10. epithalamium

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