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ambipolar

[am-bi-poh-ler] /ˌæm bɪˈpoʊ lər/
adjective
1.
working in two directions simultaneously.
2.
Physics, Chemistry. pertaining to both positive and negative ions; applied to both positive and negative ions at the same rate.
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  • The performance of the ambipolar polymer circuits was comparable to or better than those made from two polymers.
  • Although there are free charges and ambipolar pairs in plasmas, overall the negative and positive charges compensate each other.
British Dictionary definitions for ambipolar

ambipolar

/ˌæmbɪˈpəʊlə/
adjective
1.
(electronics) (of plasmas and semiconductors) involving both positive and negative charge carriers
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