[ foh-toh-i-mish-uhn ]
/ ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪˈmɪʃ ən /
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OTHER WORDS FROM photoemissionpho·to·e·mis·sive [foh-toh-i-mis-iv], /ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪˈmɪs ɪv/, adjective
Words nearby photoemission
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British Dictionary definitions for photoemission
/ (ˌfəʊtəʊɪˈmɪʃən) /
the emission of electrons due to the impact of electromagnetic radiation, esp as a result of the photoelectric effect
Derived forms of photoemissionphotoemissive, adjective
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Scientific definitions for photoemission
[ fō′tō-ĭ-mĭsh′ən ]
See photoelectric effect.
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