Debot effect

noun
De·​bot effect | \ dəˈbō- \

Definition of Debot effect

: a manifestation of the Herschel effect in which the internal latent image is converted into a surface latent image by the action of red or infrared radiation

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History and Etymology for Debot effect

after R. Debot, 20th century Belgian scientist

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“Debot effect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Debot%20effect. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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