thermojunction

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thermojunction (ˌθɜːməʊˈdʒʌŋkʃən)
 
n
See also Seebeck effect a point of electrical contact between two dissimilar metals across which a voltage appears, the magnitude of which depends on the temperature of the contact and the nature of the metals

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thermojunction

noun
a junction between two dissimilar metals across which a voltage appears 
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