[foh-toh-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-]
- an electric current produced by a photoelectric effect.
Origin of photocurrent
Also called photoelectric current.
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- an electric current produced by electromagnetic radiation in the photoelectric effect, photovoltaic effect, or photoconductivity
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