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gettering

[get-er-ing] /ˈgɛt ər ɪŋ/
noun
1.
the removal of residual gas from a partial vacuum by use of a getter.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; getter + -ing1
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  • Consequently, these processes are designed to optimize impurity gettering in commercial solar cell fabrication.
  • It is much harder to remove impurities with gettering or other processes if the impurities are in defect clusters.

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