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Solid state

Solid state

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noun


(1)   The state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape
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Adjective


  1. of, or relating to the physical properties of solid materials, especially electromagnetic, thermodynamic or structural properties of crystalline solids.
  2. of, or relating to semiconductor materials, components and related devices; as distinct from older technologies such as vacuum tubes.