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- proper n. the area of high-tech businesses in Israel
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Although Israel is also known as "Silicon Wadi," Tal thought technology was "just for geeks."
The new greed has made the trip from Silicon Valley to Silicon Wadi.
Some of them were highly educated engineers and the Israeli government played a part to help them create Silicon Valley's main competitor - Silicon Wadi.
Ah, those devious Israelis - hard at work in the Silicon Wadi.
Take a look at Wikipedia's entry on Silicon Wadi (en. wikipedia.org / wiki / Silicon_Wadi).
In 2007, the Economist considered Silicon Wadi to be second in importance only to its Californian counterpart.
The list of wannabes includes Silicon Alley (New York), Silicon Forest (Portland, OR), Silicon Wadi