Ovshinsky effect love

Ovshinsky effect

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The effect by which certain kinds of glass films that are normally nonconductive become semiconductive upon the application of a small voltage.

Etymologies

After Stanford Robert Ovshinsky (born 1922), American inventor.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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