Definition of Piezoelectricity in English :

Define Piezoelectricity in English

Piezoelectricity meaning in English

Meaning of Piezoelectricity in English

Pronunciation of Piezoelectricity in English

Piezoelectricity pronunciation in English

Pronounce Piezoelectricity in English


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1. piezo effect, piezoelectric effect, piezoelectricity

electricity produced by mechanical pressure on certain crystals (notably quartz or Rochelle salt); alternatively, electrostatic stress produces a change in the linear dimensions of the crystal

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see synonyms of piezoelectricity
electricity resulting from the piezoelectric effect

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The generation of electricity or of electric polarity in dielectric crystals subjected to mechanical stress, or the generation of stress in such crystals subjected to an applied voltage.

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