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ovonics

[ oh-von-iks ]
/ oʊˈvɒn ɪks /
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noun (used with a singular verb)
a branch of electronics using special glassy materials that quickly become electrical conductors upon application of a certain minimum voltage.
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Origin of ovonics

First recorded in 1965–70; Ov(shinsky effect) + (electr)onics
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