indium antimonide


: a synthetic compound InSb of indium and antimony that is a semiconducting and photosensitive material and is used especially in infrared photodetectors

Word History

First Known Use

1957, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of indium antimonide was in 1957

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“Indium antimonide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Jun. 2023.

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