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Definition of p-type

What is the definition of "p-type"?
  • p-typeadjective
  • 1. (Of a semiconductor) in which conduction is due to the movement of positive holes rather than electrons.


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  • "Electrons can cross from the spacious boron-silicon (or p-type) layer to the crowded n-type layer, but not the other way."

    "The crystal wafer is doped with boron to make a p-type semiconductor."

    "Dope silicon with boron, which has three valence electrons, to create a p-type semiconductor."

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