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piezoelec'tric effect'




the property exhibited by some nonconducting crystals of becoming electrically polarized when mechanically strained and of becoming mechanically strained when an electric field is applied.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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