a grade that has been reduced along a curve to offset the additional resistance due to the curve.
- Compensated semiconductor
noun 1. (physics) a semiconductor in which donors and acceptors are related in such a way that their opposing electrical effects are partially cancelled
[kom-puh n-seyt] /ˈkɒm pənˌseɪt/ verb (used with object), compensated, compensating. 1. to recompense for something: They gave him ten dollars to compensate him for his trouble. 2. to counterbalance; offset; be equivalent to: He compensated his homely appearance with great personal charm. 3. Mechanics. to counterbalance (a force or the like); adjust or construct so […]
noun 1. Also, compensated balance, compensation balance. a balance wheel in a timepiece, designed to compensate for variations in tension in the hair spring caused by changes in temperature. 2. Banking. a deposit balance that is required to be left on deposit by a company to maintain or guarantee credit.
[kom-puh n-sey-shuh n] /ˌkɒm pənˈseɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or state of , as by rewarding someone for service or by making up for someone’s loss, damage, or injury by giving the injured party an appropriate benefit. 2. the state of being or rewarded in this way. 3. something given or received as an […]