Definition of Ovonics
: a branch of electronics that deals with applications of the change from an electrically nonconducting state to a semiconducting state shown by glasses of special composition upon application of a certain minimum voltage
ovonicadjective, often capitalized
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Origin and Etymology of ovonics
Stanford R. Ovshinsky born 1923 American inventor + electronics
First Known Use: 1968See Words from the same year
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