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sol·id state

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. solid, solidness, solid statenoun

    the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape


  1. solid stateadjective

    of, or relating to the physical properties of solid materials, especially electromagnetic, thermodynamic or structural properties of crystalline solids.

  2. solid stateadjective

    of, or relating to semiconductor materials, components and related devices; as distinct from older technologies such as vacuum tubes.


  1. solid state

    Solid state refers to a state of matter characterized by particles arranged in a fixed, rigid structure. This term is often used in physics and chemistry to describe materials such as metals, crystals, and certain types of glass. In electronics, solid state refers to devices or systems that operate through the movement of electrons or the use of semiconductors, rather than mechanical parts or vacuum tubes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of solid state in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of solid state in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of solid state in a Sentence

  1. Sanchez Renero:

    Today the black community is in a much more solid state concerning their self-recognition and has begun to fight and generate movements for their rights as Afro-descendants, but this self-recognition has not been there for so long. I assume that there are still places, small towns, where (there is a) kind of confusion about their origins.

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