pyroconductivity

[ pahy-ruh-kon-duhk-tiv-i-tee ]
/ ˌpaɪ rəˌkɒn dʌkˈtɪv ɪ ti /

noun Electricity.

conductivity brought about by the application of heat, especially in solids that are not conductors at normal temperatures.

Origin of pyroconductivity

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British Dictionary definitions for pyroconductivity

pyroconductivity

/ (ˌpaɪrəʊˌkɒndʌkˈtɪvɪtɪ) /

noun

conductivity that can be induced in certain solids by heating them
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