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thermoelectromotive force

[ thur-moh-i-lek-truh-moh-tiv, thur- ]
/ ˈθɜr moʊ ɪˌlɛk trəˈmoʊ tɪv, ˌθɜr- /
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noun
the electromotive force developed by the thermoelectric effect.
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Origin of thermoelectromotive force

First recorded in 1885–90; thermo- + electromotive
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