lithium niobate
noun Etymology: niobium + 1-ate Date: 1966 a crystalline material LiNbO3 whose physical properties change in response to pressure or the presence of an electric field and which is used in fiber optics and as a synthetic gemstone

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  • lithium niobate — noun the lithium salt of niobic acid, LiNbO, whose transparent crystals are used lasers and other optical devices …   Wiktionary

  • lithium niobate — noun : a crystalline material LiNbO3 whose physical properties change in response to pressure or the presence of an electric field and which is used in fiber optics and as a synthetic gemstone …   Useful english dictionary

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