Noun(1) a tetravalent nonmetallic element; next to oxygen it is the most abundant element in the earth's crust; occurs in clay and feldspar and granite and quartz and sand; used as a semiconductor in transistors
(1) The most common technology for harvesting energy from sunlight is the photovoltaic cell based on silicon .(2) As silicon doesn't conduct electricity, impurities are added so it becomes a conductor.(3) Silicosis is caused when silicon , fine particles of rock, enters the lungs and cuts lung tissue.(4) Normally silicon does not emit light as it has an indirect energy band gap.(5) Diamond behaves like silicon when you place it at very high temperatures and pressures.
(1) silicon dioxide :: siliciumdioxid
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