General: The act or process of depleting. The state of being depleted.
Noun from → deplete
Fr.: couche de déplétion
The region of a semiconductor in which the density of mobile carriers is too low to neutralize the fixed charge density of donors and acceptors.
Fr.: temps de déplétion
The time it takes for a given → chemical species to be reduced below a significant level of → abundance in a → compound or → object.