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noun sil·i·con \ˈsil-i-kən, ˈsil-ə-ˌkän\

Medical Definition of SILICON

:  a tetravalent nonmetallic element that occurs combined as the most abundant element next to oxygen in the earth's crust and is used especially in alloys—symbol Si; see element table
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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