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band·gap

 (bănd′găp′)
n.
The difference in energy between electron orbitals in which the electrons are not free to move (called valence bands) and orbitals in which they are relatively free and can carry a current (called conduction bands).
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Wide bandgap oxide-based semiconductors are strategical materials for high-power electronics, transparent electrodes, and chemical gas sensors.