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electro- British & World English

Relating to or caused by electricity; involving electricity and ...

electro British & World English

short for electrotype or electroplate.

electro-optics British & World English

The branch of science that deals with the effect of electric fields on light and on the optical properties of substances

electro-osmosis British & World English

Osmosis under the influence of an electric field

electro-acoustic British & World English

Involving the direct conversion of electrical into acoustic energy or vice versa

electro-hydraulic British & World English

Relating to or denoting a hydraulic system that is powered or controlled electrically

electro-oculogram British & World English

A record produced by electro-oculography

electro-acupuncture British & World English

Acupuncture in which the needles used carry a mild electric current

electro-oculography British & World English

The measurement of the electrical potential between electrodes placed at points close to the eye, used to investigate eye movements especially in physiological research

electro-selective pattern British & World English

A mode of automatic light-metering in a camera which compensates for differences in the brightness of the central and peripheral portions of the image

electropop British & World English

A style of popular music characterized by the use of electronically created sounds, with a synthesizer as the primary instrument

electroweak British & World English

Relating to or denoting electromagnetic and weak interactions regarded as manifestations of the same interaction

electroshock British & World English

Denoting or relating to medical treatment by means of electric shocks

electromagnet British & World English

A soft metal core made into a magnet by the passage of electric current through a coil surrounding it

electromagnetic British & World English

Relating to the interrelation of electric currents or fields and magnetic fields

electrothermal British & World English

Relating to heat derived from electricity

electrocardiograph British & World English

A machine used for electrocardiography

electrochemistry British & World English

The branch of chemistry that deals with the relations between electrical and chemical phenomena

electroconvulsive British & World English

Relating to the treatment of mental illness by the application of electric shocks to the brain

electromagnetism British & World English

The phenomenon of the interaction of electric currents or fields and magnetic fields

electromechanical British & World English

Relating to or denoting a mechanical device which is electrically operated

electrotechnology British & World English

The science of the application of electricity in technology