thermojunction

noun
ther·​mo·​junc·​tion | \ ˌthər-mō-ˈjəŋ(k)-shən How to pronounce thermojunction (audio) \

Definition of thermojunction

: a junction of two dissimilar conductors used to produce a thermoelectric current

First Known Use of thermojunction

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Thermojunction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermojunction. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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