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piezoelectric (adj.)

1883, "of or pertaining to piezoelectricity," which is "electricity produced by pressure" (1883), from German piezoelectricität (Wilhelm G. Hankel, 1881); see piezo- + electric. As a noun from 1913.

updated on June 08, 2020

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Definitions of piezoelectric from WordNet

piezoelectric (adj.)
relating to or involving piezoelectricity;
piezoelectric plates
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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