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Main Entry: sil·i·con
Pronunciation: primarystresssil-i-kschwan, primarystresssil-schwa-secondarystresskän
Function: noun
: a nonmetallic element that occurs combined as the most abundant element after oxygen in the earth's crust and is used especially in alloys and electronic devices -- see ELEMENT table

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