- Relating to thermoelectricity.
* * *ther·mo·elec·tric .thər-mō-i-'lek-trik adj of, relating to, or dependent on phenomena that involve relations between the temperature and the electrical condition in a metal or in contacting metals
* * *ther·mo·elec·tric (thur″mo-e-lekґtrik) pertaining to electricity generated by heat.
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Thermoelectric — Ther mo*e*lec tric, a. (Physics) Pertaining to thermoelectricity; as, thermoelectric currents. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
thermoelectric — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ producing electricity by a difference of temperatures … English terms dictionary
thermoelectric — [thʉr΄mōē lek′trik] adj. of or having to do with the direct relations between heat and electricity: also thermoelectrical thermoelectrically adv … English World dictionary
thermoelectric — adjective Date: 1823 of, relating to, or dependent on phenomena that involve relations between the temperature and the electrical condition in a metal or in contacting metals … New Collegiate Dictionary
thermoelectric — thermoelectrically, adv. /therr moh i lek trik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or involving the direct relationship between heat and electricity. Also, thermoelectrical. [1815 25; THERMO + ELECTRIC] * * * … Universalium
thermoelectric — adjective Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting thermoelectricity … Wiktionary
thermoelectric — adj. of or related to heat and electricity … English contemporary dictionary
thermoelectric — adjective producing electricity by a difference of temperatures. Derivatives thermoelectrically adverb thermoelectricity noun … English new terms dictionary
thermoelectric — ther·mo·electric … English syllables
thermoelectric — ther•mo•e•lec•tric [[t]ˌθɜr moʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk[/t]] also ther mo•e•lec′tri•cal adj. phs elm of, pertaining to, or involving the direct relationship between heat and electricity • Etymology: 1815–25 ther mo•e•lec′tri•cal•ly, adv … From formal English to slang