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1. Of, relating to, or involving both electricity and heat.
2. Of or relating to the production of heat by electricity.

e·lec′tro·ther′mal·ly adv.


(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈθɜːməl) or


(General Physics) concerned with both electricity and heat, esp the production of electricity by heat


(ɪˌlɛk troʊˈθɜr məl)

also e•lec`tro•ther′mic,

pertaining to both electricity and heat, esp. to the production of heat by electric current.
e•lec`tro•ther′mal•ly, adv.
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cc] was determined by the necessity to simulate the most severe conditions in the electrothermic sense in the investigated DES and, accordingly, in the circular zone of the fastening of a high-current cylindrical plasma channel of a pulsed electric arc with a long-term C- component of the artificial lightning current on the outer flat surface of the metal structure of the technical object.
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for a correct study of fuse electrothermic field, it must analyse the fuses like an inhomogeneous body made from "n" homogeneous element parts each of them with own heating characteristic;