magnetoelectricity

[mag-nee-toh-i-lek-tris-i-tee, -ee-lek-]

noun

electricity developed by the action of magnets.

Origin of magnetoelectricity

First recorded in 1825–35; magneto- + electricity
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British Dictionary definitions for magnetoelectricity

magnetoelectricity

noun

electricity produced by the action of magnetic fields
Derived Formsmagnetoelectric or magnetoelectrical, adjective
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