electrothermal

or e·lec·tro·ther·mic

[ ih-lek-troh-thur-muh l ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈθɜr məl /

adjective

pertaining to both electricity and heat, especially to the production of heat by electric current.

Origin of electrothermal

First recorded in 1880–85; electro- + thermal

Related forms

e·lec·tro·ther·mal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for electrothermal

electrothermal

electrothermic (ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈθɜːmɪk)

/ (ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈθɜːməl) /

adjective

concerned with both electricity and heat, esp the production of electricity by heat
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