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dangling bond  unsaturated (broken) interatomic bond at the semiconductor surface; electronically active; can interact with charge carriers in semiconductor.
interface trap  electrically active defect located at the interface between oxide and semiconductor; capable of trapping and de-trapping charge carriers interface traps have an adverse effect on device performance.
surface state  electrically active state resulting from the disruption of the periodicity of the lattice at the semiconductor surface.
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