semiconducting

[sem-ee-kuhn-duhk-ting, sem-ahy-]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or having the characteristics of a semiconductor.
Also, semiconductive.


Origin:
1780–90; semi- + conduct + -ing2

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semiconducting

adjective
having characteristics of a semiconductor; that is having electrical conductivity greater than insulators but less than good conductors 
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Example sentences
The luminescent colors in these vials come from tiny crystals of semiconducting
  compounds dissolved in the water.
These tags would repel or attract and attach a menagerie of tiny electronic
  wires and semiconducting rods.
Originally, the researchers had used surfactants to produce porous
  semiconducting powders instead of gels.
The semiconducting layer in each device is formed from molecules that arrange
  themselves on the circuit surface.
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