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pho·to·vol·ta·ic

 (fō′tō-vōl-tā′ĭk, -vŏl-)
adj.
Capable of producing a voltage when exposed to radiant energy, especially light.

pho′to·vol·ta′ic n.
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photovoltaic

(ˌfəʊtəʊvɒlˈteɪɪk)
adj
(General Physics) of, concerned with, or producing electric current or voltage caused by electromagnetic radiation, esp visible light from the sun
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pho•to•vol•ta•ic

(ˌfoʊ toʊ vɒlˈteɪ ɪk, -voʊl-)

adj.
of or pertaining to a material or device in which electricity is generated as a result of exposure to light.
[1920–25]
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Adj.1.photovoltaic - producing a voltage when exposed to radiant energy (especially light)
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photovoltaic

[ˌfəʊtəʊvɒlˈteɪɪk]
A. ADJfotovoltaico
B. CPD photovoltaic cell Ncélula f fotovoltaica
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About 60 actors and representatives of structures operating in the field of photovoltaic solar energy in Sfax, Gabes and Jendouba are participating in this meeting.
"The 200MW photovoltaic second phase of the solar park was launched in March 2017, and the 800MW photovoltaic third phase will be operational by 2020," remarked Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, the managing director and CEO after reviewing the progress of the 300 megawatt (MW) second stage of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.
The photovoltaic power station will be built on 15 hectares of land.
The government of the country approved a roadmap for the implementation of a pilot project to attract private investment for the construction of a solar photovoltaic plant with a capacity of up to 100 MW in the Navoi region.
First deployed in Switzerland in 1989, photovoltaic noise barriers are now found in several countries where transportation agencies have I looked for multiple uses ' for their infrastructure.
The composition of photovoltaic building systems is shown in Figure 1.
The important role that the photovoltaic technology plays in the renewable energy domain is demonstrated by the dynamics, by the photovoltaic capacity installed worldwide (which is over 40 GW each year over the last years), and by the growth in the number of jobs created, which is over 2.8 million and represents 30% from the total new jobs created in the renewable energy domain [1].