getter

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get·ter

 (gĕt′ər)
n.
A material added in small amounts during a chemical or metallurgical process to absorb impurities.

getter

(ˈɡɛtə)
n
1. a person or thing that gets
2. (General Physics) a substance, usually a metal such as titanium, evaporated onto the walls of a vacuum tube, vessel, etc, to adsorb the residual gas and lower the pressure
vb
(General Physics) (tr) to remove (a gas) by the action of a getter

get•ter

(ˈgɛt ər)

n.
1. a person or thing that gets.
2. any substance introduced into a partial vacuum to combine chemically with the residual gas in order to increase the vacuum.
[1325–75]

getter


Past participle: gettered
Gerund: gettering

Imperative
getter
getter
Present
I getter
you getter
he/she/it getters
we getter
you getter
they getter
Preterite
I gettered
you gettered
he/she/it gettered
we gettered
you gettered
they gettered
Present Continuous
I am gettering
you are gettering
he/she/it is gettering
we are gettering
you are gettering
they are gettering
Present Perfect
I have gettered
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he/she/it has gettered
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Past Continuous
I was gettering
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he/she/it was gettering
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Past Perfect
I had gettered
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he/she/it had gettered
we had gettered
you had gettered
they had gettered
Future
I will getter
you will getter
he/she/it will getter
we will getter
you will getter
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Future Perfect
I will have gettered
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Future Continuous
I will be gettering
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we will be gettering
you will be gettering
they will be gettering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gettering
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you have been gettering
they have been gettering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gettering
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he/she/it will have been gettering
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you will have been gettering
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gettering
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he/she/it had been gettering
we had been gettering
you had been gettering
they had been gettering
Conditional
I would getter
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he/she/it would getter
we would getter
you would getter
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Past Conditional
I would have gettered
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he/she/it would have gettered
we would have gettered
you would have gettered
they would have gettered
References in periodicals archive ?
Gettering and defect engineering in semiconductor technology; proceedings.
Int'l Autumn Meeting on Gettering and Defect Engineering in Semiconductor.
We believe this butterfly is the only gettering process which can work in times on the order of seconds,' says Lagowski.
Selected, peer reviewed papers from Gettering and Defect Engineering in Semiconductor Technology - GADEST 2007" held from 14th to 19th October 2007 in Italy at the EMFCSC
By exploiting its core competencies, SAES Getters is the worldwide primary producer of gettering devices and diverse components for the information display, lamp and other industries.
Papers are organized into 12 sections on areas such as silicon-based and advanced semiconductor materials, nanocrystals and quantum dots, crystalline silicon for solar cells, point defects in Si, defects at interfaces, defect and impurity characterization, gettering and defect engineering, advanced solar cells, silicon-based photonics, and modeling and simulation.