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charge carrier

noun, Physics.
1.
carrier (def 13).
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  • As you probably already know, in order for anything to conduct electricity, there must be some mobile charge carrier.
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charge carrier

noun
1.
an electron, hole, or ion that transports the electric charge in an electric current
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