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e•lec•tro-op•tics

or e•lec•tro•op•tics

(ɪˌlɛk troʊˈɒp tɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of physics dealing with the effects of electrical fields on optical phenomena.
[1890–95]
e•lec`tro-op′ti•cal, adj.
e•lec`tro-op′ti•cal•ly, adv.
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electro-optics

The technology associated with those components, devices and systems which are designed to interact between the electromagnetic (optical) and the electric (electronic) state.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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