photoconductivity

noun pho·to·con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ ˌfō-tō-ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈti-və-tē , -kən- \

Definition of photoconductivity

: electrical conductivity that is affected by exposure to electromagnetic radiation (such as light)

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1924

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photoconductivity

noun pho·to·con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ -ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈtiv-ət-ē, -kən- \

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plural photoconductivities
: electrical conductivity that is affected by exposure to electromagnetic radiation (as light)

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