n-type

adjective
\ ˈen-ˌtīp How to pronounce n-type (audio) \

Definition of n-type

: relating to or being a semiconductor in which charge is carried by electrons — compare p-type

First Known Use of n-type

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for n-type

negative + type

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“N-type.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/n-type. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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