Meaning of SILICON in English

SILICON

transcription, транскрипция: [ sɪlɪkən ]

Silicon is an element that is found in sand and in minerals such as quartz and granite. Silicon is used to make parts of computers and other electronic equipment.

A chip is a piece of silicon about the size of a postage stamp.

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