photothermic

photothermic

[foh-tuh-thur-mik]
adjective
1.
pertaining to the thermal effects of light.
2.
pertaining to or involving both light and heat.

Origin:
1890–95; photo- + thermic

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photothermic or photothermal (ˌfəʊtəʊˈθɜːmɪk)
 
adj
of or concerned with light and heat, esp the production of heat by light
 
photothermal or photothermal
 
adj
 
photo'thermically or photothermal
 
adv
 
photo'thermally or photothermal
 
adv

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