thermojunction
noun Date: 1889 a junction of two dissimilar conductors used to produce a thermoelectric current

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  • Thermojunction — Ther mo*junc tion, n. (Elec.) A junction of two dissimilar conductors used to produce a thermoelectric current, as in one form of pyrometer; a thermocouple. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thermojunction — [thʉr΄mō juŋk′shən] n. the point of contact between the two conductors forming a thermocouple * * * ther·mo·junc·tion (thûr mō jŭngkʹshən) n. The point of contact between two dissimilar metals in a thermocouple at which a thermoelectric current… …   Universalium

  • thermojunction — [thʉr΄mō juŋk′shən] n. the point of contact between the two conductors forming a thermocouple …   English World dictionary

  • thermojunction — termoelektrinio elemento litavietė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. junction of a thermocouple; thermojunction vok. Lötstelle eines Thermoelements, f; thermoelektrische Verbindung, f rus. спай термопары, m; спай термоэлемента, m… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • thermojunction — termoelektrinio elemento lydvietė statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. junction of a thermocouple; thermojunction vok. Lötstelle eines Thermoelements, f; thermoelektrische Verbindung, f rus. спай термопары, m; спай термоэлемента …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • thermojunction — SYN: thermocouple …   Medical dictionary

  • thermojunction — ther·mo·junction …   English syllables

  • thermojunction — noun a junction between two dissimilar metals across which a voltage appears • Hypernyms: ↑junction, ↑conjunction * * * |thərmō+ noun Etymology: therm + junction : a junction of two dissimilar conductors used to produce a thermoelectric current …   Useful english dictionary

  • thermocouple — A device for measuring slight changes in temperature, consisting of two wires of different metals, one wire being kept at a certain low temperature, the other in the tissue or other material whose temperature is to be measured; a thermoelectric… …   Medical dictionary

  • Lötstelle eines Thermoelements — termoelektrinio elemento litavietė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. junction of a thermocouple; thermojunction vok. Lötstelle eines Thermoelements, f; thermoelektrische Verbindung, f rus. спай термопары, m; спай термоэлемента, m… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

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