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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or exhibiting the ability to generate potential energy when heated or cooled

Usage examples (22)
  • At its heart are two opposing "pyroelectric" crystals that create a strong electric field when heated or cooled.
  • Murata announces world's smallest pyroelectric infrared sensor
  • New pyroelectric chips support sampling of single line at very low power
  • Starlab 2.01 collects data from pyroelectric, thermal and photodiode heads using any of for more
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