Joule effect

noun

Definition of Joule effect

: production of heat by mechanical work, an electric current, or change in length due to magnetization — compare magnetostriction

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History and Etymology for Joule effect

after J. P. Joule

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“Joule effect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Joule%20effect. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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