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Television, Trademark.
a camera tube similar to the vidicon in construction and operation but using a combination of the semiconductors selenium, arsenic, and tellurium (rather than antimony sulfide) as its photoconductive surface. Unabridged
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Saticon (ˈsætɪˌkɒn)
trademark a high-resolution television camera tube used when high definition is required
[C20: from s(elenium) + a(rsenic) + t(ellurium) (used in the tube screen) + icon(oscope)]

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