thermoelectromotive force


ther·​mo·​electromotive force
: electromotive force in a circuit composed of dissimilar conductors that is produced because of its not being at a uniform temperature throughout compare peltier effect , thomson effect

Word History


therm- + electromotive force

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“Thermoelectromotive force.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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