Peltier effect

noun
Pel·​tier effect | \ˈpel¦tyā-\

Definition of Peltier effect 

: the production or absorption of heat at the junction of two metals on the passage of a current

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History and Etymology for Peltier effect

after Jean C. A. Peltier †1845 French physicist who discovered it

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