photocurrent

noun
pho·​to·​cur·​rent | \ ˈfō-tō-ˌkər-ənt , -ˌkə-rənt\

Definition of photocurrent

: a stream of electrons produced by photoelectric or photovoltaic effects

First Known Use of photocurrent

1913, in the meaning defined above

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