P-type semiconductor
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P-type semiconductor: A semiconductor in which holes carry the current; produced by doping an intrinsic semiconductor with an electron acceptor impurity (e.g., boron in silicon). 

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33.6

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High School
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  • An extrinsic semiconductor in which the hole density exceeds the conduction electron density.

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    For class 257

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    College
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