electrothermal

adjective

elec·​tro·​ther·​mal i-ˌlek-trō-ˈthər-məl How to pronounce electrothermal (audio)
: relating to or combining electricity and heat
specifically : relating to the generation of heat by electricity
electrothermally adverb

Word History

First Known Use

1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of electrothermal was in 1848

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“Electrothermal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrothermal. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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