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  • 2 inch, 4 inch, 6 inch, and 8 inch wafers. Wafers are formed of highly pure (99.9999% purity),[1] nearly defect-free single crystalline material.[2] One process for forming crystalline wafers is known as Czochralski growth invented by the Polish chemist Jan Czochralski. — “Wafer (electronics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Wafers can also be made into cookies with cream flavoring sandwiched between them. [edit] Communion Wafer. The word also refers to the special small round, often starchy flatbreads made for Western Rite celebrations of the Eucharist, including Roman Catholic, Anglican,. — “Wafer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The water tower of the NECCO facility on Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, Massachusetts, painted in 1996 to resemble a roll of Necco Wafers.[1] Necco Wafers are a candy wafer made by the United States-based New England Confectionery Company (Necco). — “Necco Wafers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • They grab wafers between which are wedged lumps of coral and copper snow. — “Ulysses” by James Joyce
  • The last fold displayed a strip of blank parchment with little wafers stuck on it at certain places. — “The Woman in White” by Wilkie Collins
  • Who has not had their letters, with the wafers wet, and the announcement that a person is waiting in the hall? — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray

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