magnetic intensity
magnetic intensity magnetic intensity (Physics), n. Same as {magnetic field strength}.

Syn: magnetic flux density. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • magnetic intensity — noun the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow • Syn: ↑magnetic field strength, ↑magnetic induction, ↑magnetic flux density • Hypernyms: ↑field strength, ↑field intensity * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnetic intensity — Elect. that part of the magnetic induction that is determined at any point in space by the current density and displacement current at that point independently of the magnetic or other physical properties of the surrounding medium. Symbol: H Also …   Universalium

  • magnetic intensity — /mægˌnɛtɪk ɪnˈtɛnsəti/ (say mag.netik in tensuhtee) noun a measure of the ability of a magnetic field to provide a magnetic force; in SI units the measure is amperes per metre. Also, magnetic field strength …   Australian English dictionary

  • magnetic field strength — n. The amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow. Syn: magnetic intensity, magnetic induction, magnetic flux density. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnetic flux density — n. The amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow. Syn: magnetic field strength, magnetic intensity, magnetic induction. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnetic induction — n. 1. The process that makes a substance magnetic (temporarily or permanently). Syn: magnetization, magnetisation. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Same as {magnetic field strength}. Syn: magnetic intensity, magnetic flux density. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnetic resonance — Absorption or emission of electromagnetic radiation by electrons or atomic nuclei in response to certain magnetic fields. The principles of magnetic resonance are used to study the atomic and nuclear properties of matter; two common laboratory… …   Universalium

  • magnetic field — 1. a region of space near a magnet, electric current, or moving charged particle in which a magnetic force acts on any other magnet, electric current, or moving charged particle. 2. See magnetic intensity. [1835 45] * * * Region around a magnet,… …   Universalium

  • magnetic flux density — noun the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow • Syn: ↑magnetic field strength, ↑magnetic intensity, ↑magnetic induction • Hypernyms: ↑field strength, ↑field intensity * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnetic susceptibility — Elect. the coefficient or set of coefficients of the magnetic intensity in any expression giving the components of magnetization as linear combinations of the components of magnetic intensity. Also called susceptibility. * * * ▪ physics… …   Universalium

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