thermojunction


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ther·mo·junc·tion

 (thûr′mō-jŭngk′shən)
n.
The point of contact between two dissimilar metals in a thermocouple at which a thermoelectric current is produced.
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thermojunction

(ˌθɜːməʊˈdʒʌŋkʃən)
n
(General Physics) a point of electrical contact between two dissimilar metals across which a voltage appears, the magnitude of which depends on the temperature of the contact and the nature of the metals. See also Seebeck effect
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Noun1.thermojunction - a junction between two dissimilar metals across which a voltage appears
junction, conjunction - something that joins or connects
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