anodoluminescence

noun
an·​o·​do·​lu·​mi·​nes·​cence | \ ˈanəˌdō- \
plural -s

Definition of anodoluminescence

: luminescence excited by anode rays

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First Known Use of anodoluminescence

1913, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anodoluminescence

anode + -o- + luminescence

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The first known use of anodoluminescence was in 1913

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“Anodoluminescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anodoluminescence. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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