Meaning of SEMICONDUCTOR in English

SEMICONDUCTOR

noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

large

National Semiconductor is the fourth largest semiconductor company in the United States with sales of over US$ 2 billion in 1992.

In theory the display could be huge, if only a perfect, large semiconductor substrate could be made.

■ NOUN

business

The volume of semiconductor business was up 8% on last year after product line pruning.

One is taking place inside the semiconductor business itself.

chip

The stencils are sold to companies which use them to produce semiconductor chips .

Electronics, including makers of semiconductor chips and equipment, came in first, with 21 stocks among the top 100.

Flash memory is a type of semiconductor chip used to store data in computers and electronic devices.

The Semiconductor Industry Association yesterday said shipments of semiconductor chips declined in December, indicating demand could be slowing.

company

National Semiconductor is the fourth largest semiconductor company in the United States with sales of over US$ 2 billion in 1992.

At Unisys, another Rancho Bernardo semiconductor company , officials said they made the same change last year.

Some other semiconductor companies , listed on the Big Board, had to stop trading because of order imbalances.

He was, in fact, vice chairman of a semiconductor company when Clinton appointed him archivist.

Computer, software and semiconductor companies participated in the good news.

At the time, it was the first semiconductor company to win an engineering Emmy.

Computer, software and semiconductor companies advanced as Lam Research and Lattice Semiconductor announced profits surpassing analysts' estimates.

device

The semiconductor devices are all fairly sensitive to excess heat, so don't fry them during soldering!

These unique circuits contain semiconductor devices as well as other discrete electronic components soldered on a thin alumina substrate.

The devices are also much smaller and use a lot less power than semiconductor devices.

Finally the two semiconductor devices can be considered.

industry

Microchips aid quantum physics Technology from the semiconductor industry has allowed an experiment in fundamental physics previously possible only in theory.

The semiconductor industry supplier released no news.

It may turn out to earn rather more than that in the semiconductor industry .

For the semiconductor industry , 1996 was the year to forget.

Since 1991 the semiconductor industry has grown by an average of nearly 27 percent a year.

As a result, Whittington is one of the most closely watched analysts on the semiconductor industry .

It also deals with gaseous chemicals, specialised gas mixtures and high purity gases for the semiconductor industry .

Bookto-bill has recently become an imperfect predictor of semiconductor industry sales and shipments.

maker

It claims its semiconductor makers can make money.

Soundview Financial Group intensified the concerns by lowering its investment opinions on four semiconductor makers .

Pricing is being left to each of the six semiconductor makers .

manufacturer

Through joint participation, 13 semiconductor manufacturers from seven countries share knowledge and expertise in ways that ultimately influence the entire industry.

market

Many of the companies appear to have avoided direct competition in the computer or semiconductor market by staking out a profitable niche.

plant

States looking to attract semiconductor plants invariably offer financial incentives to companies that locate there.

sale

During 2000, semiconductor sales grew by around 36 per cent.

Dataquest analysts predict worldwide semiconductor sales will top $ 300 billion by the year 2000.

Last month, the Semiconductor Industry Association revised its forecast for annual semiconductor sales growth down to 6. 7 percent.

■ VERB

make

The simplest integrated circuit consists of three layers, one of which is made of semiconductor material.

Aetrium, which produces equipment used to make and test semiconductors , rose 1 3 / 4 to 19.

Motorola also said its profits were hurt by the start-up costs of building plant space to make semiconductor products.

Of the 31 California companies on the list, 25 make semiconductors , software, computers or telecommunications gear.

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In a pure semiconductor the valence band is essentially filled and the higher conduction band essentially empty.

In some other devices semiconductor beads are used instead of metallic sensors.

Of the 31 California companies on the list, 25 make semiconductors, software, computers or telecommunications gear.

Other semiconductor , computer and software issues followed suit.

Relays have kept pace with advances in semiconductor technology.

Shares of suppliers of semiconductor components to the communications and personal computer markets also slipped.

Steel and semiconductors are two of the industries that have benefited significantly from anti-dumping laws.

The devices are also much smaller and use a lot less power than semiconductor devices.

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