Peltier effect love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A thermodynamic effect which occurs when current is passed through a thermocouple, used in computing as a cooling process.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The production or absorption of heat at the junction of two metals on the passage of a current. Heat generated by the passage of the current in one direction will be absorbed if the current is reversed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See effect.

Etymologies

From physicist John C. A. Peltier the discoverer of the effect (Wiktionary)

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