noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1912 an electron released in photoemission • photoelectronic adjective

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  • photoélectron — ● photoélectron nom masculin Électron émis par effet photoélectrique. photoélectron [fɔtoelɛktʀɔ̃] n. m. ÉTYM. Av. 1932, Larousse; de photo , et électron. ❖ ♦ Phys., techn. Électron expulsé dans l effet photo électrique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • photoelectron — [fōt΄ō ē lek′trän΄] n. an electron ejected from a system by a photon striking it, or emitted as a result of radiation …   English World dictionary

  • photoelectron — fotoelektronas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. photoelectron vok. Photoelektron, n rus. фотоэлектрон, m pranc. photo électron, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • photoelectron — /foh toh i lek tron/, n. Physics. an electron emitted from a system by the photoelectric effect. [1910 15; PHOTO + ELECTRON] * * * …   Universalium

  • photoelectron — noun An electron ejected from the surface of a material by the photoelectric effect …   Wiktionary

  • photoelectron — An electron freed by the action of light. * * * pho·to·elec·tron .fōt ō i lek .trän n an electron released in photoemission pho·to·elec·tron·ic .lek trän ik adj * * * pho·to·elec·tron (fo″to e lekґtron) an electron emitted from a metallic… …   Medical dictionary

  • photoelectron — n. electron released due to effects of photoelectricity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • photoelectron — noun an electron emitted from an atom by interaction with a photon …   English new terms dictionary

  • photoelectron — pho·to·electron …   English syllables

  • photoelectron — pho•to•e•lec•tron [[t]ˌfoʊ toʊ ɪˈlɛk trɒn[/t]] n. phs an electron emitted from a surface by photoemission • Etymology: 1910–15 …   From formal English to slang

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