silicon: be used instead of germanium

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0.2 0.4 0.6 0.8 Plausible Typical Remarkable Salient

Related concepts

Parents semiconductor
Weight: 0.75
, silicon carbide
Weight: 0.69
, mineral
Weight: 0.67
, raw material
Weight: 0.66
, substrate
Weight: 0.62
Siblings germanium
Weight: 0.39
, transistor
Weight: 0.38
, magnesium oxide
Weight: 0.36
, microprocessor
Weight: 0.36
, iron oxide
Weight: 0.36

Related properties

Property Similarity
be used instead of germanium 1.00
be better than germanium 0.96
be preferred over germanium 0.96
be named germanium 0.95
be more widely used than germanium 0.93
be prefered over germanium 0.93
have higher first ionization energy than gallium 0.83
be chemically similar to silicon 0.80
be made of silicon 0.80
be preferred over silicon 0.78

Priors about this statement

Cues

0.2 0.4 0.6 0.8 Joint Necessity Sufficiency Implication Entailment Contradiction Entropy

Evidence

0.2 0.4 0.6 0.8 Plausible Typical Remarkable Salient

Clauses

Plausibility inference from child typicality

0.51
Rule weight: 0.66
Evidence weight: 0.95
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.27
Plausible(semiconductor, be made of silicon)
Evidence: 0.07
¬ Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)

Plausibility inheritance from parent to child

0.06
Rule weight: 0.09
Evidence weight: 0.74
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.27
¬ Plausible(semiconductor, be made of silicon)

Remarkability exclusitivity betweem a parent and a child

0.39
Rule weight: 0.58
Evidence weight: 0.84
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.58
¬ Remarkable(semiconductor, be made of silicon)

Remarkability exclusitivity between siblings

0.10
Rule weight: 0.13
Evidence weight: 0.82
Similarity weight: 0.95
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.63
¬ Remarkable(germanium, be named germanium)
0.10
Rule weight: 0.13
Evidence weight: 0.95
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.20
¬ Remarkable(germanium, be chemically similar to silicon)
0.10
Rule weight: 0.13
Evidence weight: 0.92
Similarity weight: 0.78
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.31
¬ Remarkable(germanium, be preferred over silicon)
0.09
Rule weight: 0.13
Evidence weight: 0.83
Similarity weight: 0.83
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.61
¬ Remarkable(germanium, have higher first ionization energy than gallium)
0.08
Rule weight: 0.13
Evidence weight: 0.79
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.77
¬ Remarkable(transistor, be made of silicon)

Remarkability from parent implausibility

0.33
Rule weight: 0.42
Evidence weight: 0.98
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.27
Plausible(semiconductor, be made of silicon)
Evidence: 0.28
Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.05
¬ Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)

Remarkability from sibling implausibility

0.51
Rule weight: 0.60
Evidence weight: 0.90
Similarity weight: 0.95
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.63
Remarkable(germanium, be named germanium)
Evidence: 0.29
¬ Plausible(germanium, be named germanium)
0.45
Rule weight: 0.60
Evidence weight: 0.94
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.20
Remarkable(germanium, be chemically similar to silicon)
Evidence: 0.08
¬ Plausible(germanium, be chemically similar to silicon)
0.45
Rule weight: 0.60
Evidence weight: 0.93
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.77
Remarkable(transistor, be made of silicon)
Evidence: 0.31
¬ Plausible(transistor, be made of silicon)
0.37
Rule weight: 0.60
Evidence weight: 0.75
Similarity weight: 0.83
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.61
Remarkable(germanium, have higher first ionization energy than gallium)
Evidence: 0.67
¬ Plausible(germanium, have higher first ionization energy than gallium)
0.36
Rule weight: 0.60
Evidence weight: 0.76
Similarity weight: 0.78
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.31
Remarkable(germanium, be preferred over silicon)
Evidence: 0.36
¬ Plausible(germanium, be preferred over silicon)

Salient implies Plausible

0.25
Rule weight: 0.28
Evidence weight: 0.89
Similarity weight: 1.00
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.12
¬ Salient(silicon, be used instead of germanium)

Similarity expansion

0.74
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.93
Similarity weight: 0.93
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.08
¬ Plausible(silicon, be more widely used than germanium)
0.70
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.88
Similarity weight: 0.93
Evidence: 0.12
Salient(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.14
¬ Salient(silicon, be more widely used than germanium)
0.70
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.88
Similarity weight: 0.93
Evidence: 0.07
Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.13
¬ Typical(silicon, be more widely used than germanium)
0.65
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.82
Similarity weight: 0.93
Evidence: 0.28
Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.26
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be more widely used than germanium)
0.56
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.69
Similarity weight: 0.96
Evidence: 0.07
Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.34
¬ Typical(silicon, be preferred over germanium)
0.51
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.62
Similarity weight: 0.96
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.40
¬ Plausible(silicon, be preferred over germanium)
0.46
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.56
Similarity weight: 0.96
Evidence: 0.12
Salient(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.50
¬ Salient(silicon, be preferred over germanium)
0.37
Rule weight: 0.85
Evidence weight: 0.45
Similarity weight: 0.96
Evidence: 0.28
Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.76
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be preferred over germanium)

Typical and Remarkable implies Salient

0.14
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.98
Similarity weight: 1.00
Evidence: 0.12
Salient(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.07
¬ Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)

Typical implies Plausible

0.45
Rule weight: 0.48
Evidence weight: 0.94
Similarity weight: 1.00
Evidence: 0.05
Plausible(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.07
¬ Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)

Typicality and Rermarkability incompatibility between a parent and a child

0.38
Rule weight: 0.51
Evidence weight: 0.93
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.25
¬ Typical(semiconductor, be made of silicon)

Typicality and Rermarkability incompatibility between siblings

0.12
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.93
Similarity weight: 0.95
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.24
¬ Typical(germanium, be named germanium)
0.10
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.95
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.19
¬ Typical(germanium, be chemically similar to silicon)
0.10
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.94
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.20
¬ Typical(transistor, be made of silicon)
0.09
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.86
Similarity weight: 0.78
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.50
¬ Typical(germanium, be preferred over silicon)
0.09
Rule weight: 0.14
Evidence weight: 0.80
Similarity weight: 0.83
Evidence: 0.28
¬ Remarkable(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.71
¬ Typical(germanium, have higher first ionization energy than gallium)

Typicality inheritance from parent to child

0.30
Rule weight: 0.48
Evidence weight: 0.77
Similarity weight: 0.80
Evidence: 0.07
Typical(silicon, be used instead of germanium)
Evidence: 0.25
¬ Typical(semiconductor, be made of silicon)