Meaning of PHOTOELECTRIC in English

PHOTOELECTRIC

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌfō-tō-i-ˈlek-trik ]

adjective

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary

Date: circa 1879

: involving, relating to, or utilizing any of various electrical effects due to the interaction of radiation (as light) with matter

• pho·to·elec·tri·cal·ly -tri-k(ə-)lē adverb

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