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solid-state physics

[sol-id-steyt] /ˈsɒl ɪdˌsteɪt/
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solid-state physics

noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the branch of physics concerned with experimental and theoretical investigations of the properties of solids, such as superconductivity, photoconductivity, and ferromagnetism
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solid-state physics  
The branch of condensed matter physics that specializes in the study of solids, especially in the electric and magnetic properties of solid crystalline materials, such as semiconductors.
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