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pho·to·e·lec·tric(fō′tō-ĭ-lĕk′trĭk) also pho·to·e·lec·tri·cal (-trĭ-kəl)
Of or relating to the electric effects caused by light.
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(General Physics) of or concerned with electric or electronic effects caused by light or other electromagnetic radiation
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pho•to•e•lec•tric(ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk)
of or pertaining to electronic effects produced by light, esp. the phenomenon whereby a surface emits electrons when exposed to light.
pho`to•e•lec•tric′i•ty (-ɪ lɛkˈtrɪs ɪ ti, -ˌi lɛk-) n.
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Relating to the electrical effects of light. For example, exposure to light can bring about the emission of electrons from a material, the generation of an electric current, or a change in the electrical resistance of a material. ♦ The emission of electrons from a material, such as a metal, as a result of being struck by photons (light) is called the photoelectric effect.
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A. ADJ → fotoeléctrico
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photoelectric[ˌfəʊtəʊɪˈlɛktrɪk] adj [effect, beam] → photoélectrique photoelectric cellphotoelectric cell n → cellule f photoélectriquephoto-finish photo finish [ˌfəʊtəʊˈfɪnɪʃ] n → photo f, photo-finish m
it was a photo finish → il y a eu photo
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photoelectric[ˌfəʊtəʊɪˈlɛktrɪk] adj → fotoelettrico/a
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