magnetoelectric

[ mag-nee-toh-i-lek-trik ]

adjective
  1. of or relating to the induction of electric current or electromotive force by means of permanent magnets.

Origin of magnetoelectric

1
First recorded in 1825–35; magneto- + electric
  • Also mag·ne·to·e·lec·tri·cal .

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