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Definition of "magneto-electric" [mag•net•o-e•lec•tric]

  • Pertaining to, or characterized by, electricity by the action of magnets. (adjective)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Use "magneto-electric" in a sentence
  • "As Feigel puts it: "mechanical action of quantum vacuum on magneto-electric objects may be observable and have a significant value.""
  • "Pacinotti, of Florence, constructed a magneto-electric machine in which the current flows always in one direction without a commutator."
  • "In it the field magnet -- answering to the horseshoe magnet of the magneto-electric machine -- is plainly distinguishable to the unskilled observer."