- of or relating to the photovoltaic effect.
Origin of photovoltaic
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- of, concerned with, or producing electric current or voltage caused by electromagnetic radiation, esp visible light from the sun
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- Capable of producing a voltage, usually through photoemission, when exposed to radiant energy, especially light. See more at photoelectric solar cell.
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