solidstate

solid-state

[sol-id-steyt]
adjective Electronics.
designating or pertaining to electronic devices, as transistors or crystals, that can control current without the use of moving parts, heated filaments, or vacuum gaps.

Origin:
1965–70

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solid-state
 
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1.  (modifier) (of an electronic device) activated by a semiconductor component in which current flow is through solid material rather than in a vacuum
2.  (modifier) of, concerned with, characteristic of, or consisting of solid matter

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