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photocurrent

[foh-toh-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-] /ˈfoʊ toʊˌkɜr ənt, -ˌkʌr-/
noun, Physics.
1.
an electric current produced by a photoelectric effect.
Also called photoelectric current.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; photo- + current
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British Dictionary definitions for photo-current

photocurrent

/ˈfəʊtəʊˌkʌrənt/
noun
1.
an electric current produced by electromagnetic radiation in the photoelectric effect, photovoltaic effect, or photoconductivity
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