junction isolation


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junction isolation

[′jəŋk·shən ‚ī·sə′lā·shən]
(electronics)
Electrical isolation of a component on an integrated circuit by surrounding it with a region of a conductivity type that forms a junction, and reverse-biasing the junction so it has extremely high resistance.
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