photo-electric definition

  • adjective:
    • functioning because of the operation of both light and electrical energy; -- said of equipment for making images by electric light.
    • Pert. to, or effective at building, photo-electricity.
    • of or related to photoelectricity
  • others:
    • functioning by the combined operation of light and electricity; making light in the shape of electrical energy; also noting device when planning on taking pictures by electric light, or by a lamp whoever illuminating energy is derived from electricity.

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