monolithic ceramic capacitor

monolithic ceramic capacitor

[‚män·ə′lith·ik sə′ram·ik kə′pas·əd·ər]
(electronics)
A capacitor that consists of thin dielectric layers interleaved with staggered metal-film electrodes; after leads are connected to alternate projecting ends of the electrodes, the assembly is compressed and sintered to form a solid monolithic block.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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on Monday opened a factory in the Philippines that will manufacture monolithic ceramic capacitors used in smartphones and media tablets.