Definition of photomagnetic in English:

photomagnetic

adjective

Physics
  • 1Involving both optical and magnetic effects or phenomena.

  • 2Specifically = photomagnetoelectric.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From photo- + magnetic.

Pronunciation

photomagnetic

/ˌfəʊtəʊmaɡˈnɛtɪk/