photoelectron

noun
pho·to·elec·tron | \ˌfō-tō-i-ˈlek-ˌträn \

Definition of photoelectron 

: an electron released in photoemission

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photoelectronic \ˌfō-tō-i-ˌlek-ˈträ-nik \ adjective

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1912, in the meaning defined above

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photoelectron

noun
pho·to·elec·tron | \ˌfōt-ō-i-ˈlek-ˌträn \

Medical Definition of photoelectron 

: an electron released in photoemission

Other Words from photoelectron

photoelectronic \-ˌlek-ˈträn-ik \ adjective

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