Recent Examples of piezoelectricity from the Web
This ability, known as direct piezoelectricity, has applications as varied as guitar pick-ups, biomedical sensors, cell phone vibrators, ocean sonar and cigarette lighters.
Researchers studying piezoelectricity in biological materials have previously looked at more complex materials like cells and tissues.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'piezoelectricity.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
medical Definition of piezoelectricity
Learn More about piezoelectricity
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about piezoelectricity
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up piezoelectricity? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).