magnetohydrodynamics
magnetohydrodynamics mag*net"o*hy`dro*dy*nam"ics, n. The study of the interaction of magnetic fields with electrically conductive fluids, such as a plasma or a molten metal. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • magnetohydrodynamics — [mag nēt′ōhī΄drō dī nam′iks; mag nēt′əhī΄drō dī nam′iks mag net′ōhī΄drō dī nam′iks, mag net′əhī΄drō dī nam′iks] n. [ MAGNETO + HYDRODYNAMICS] the science that deals with the interaction of a magnetic field with an electrically conducting fluid,… …   English World dictionary

  • Magnetohydrodynamics — For the academic journal, see Magnetohydrodynamics (journal). Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) (magneto fluid dynamics or hydromagnetics) is an academic discipline which studies the dynamics of electrically conducting fluids. Examples of such fluids… …   Wikipedia

  • magnetohydrodynamics — magnetinė hidrodinamika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. magnetical hydrodynamics; magnetofluidodynamics; magnetohydrodynamics vok. Magnetohydrodynamik, f rus. магнитная гидродинамика, f; магнитогидродинамика, f pranc.… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • magnetohydrodynamics — magnetinė hidrodinamika statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. magnetical hydrodynamics; magnetofluidodynamics; magnetohydrodynamics vok. Hydromagnetik, f; Magnetohydrodynamik, f rus. магнитная гидродинамика, f; магнитогидродинамика, f pranc …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • magnetohydrodynamics — noun plural but singular or plural in construction see magnetohydrodynamic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • magnetohydrodynamics — magnetohydrodynamic, adj. magnetohydrodynamically, adv. /mag nee toh huy droh duy nam iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the branch of physics that deals with the motion of electrically conductive fluids, esp. plasmas, in magnetic fields. Abbr.: MHD …   Universalium

  • magnetohydrodynamics — noun a) the study of the interaction of electrically conducting fluids with magnetic fields; as in the Earths core b) the study of the interaction of water with magnetic fields and its application See Also: magnetoplasmadynamics,… …   Wiktionary

  • magnetohydrodynamics — n. study of the dynamics of fluids with magnetic characteristicsmæg nɪːtəʊhaɪdrəʊdaɪ næmɪks …   English contemporary dictionary

  • magnetohydrodynamics — [magˌni:təʊˌhʌɪdrə(ʊ)dʌɪ namɪks] plural noun [treated as sing.] the branch of physics concerned with the behaviour of an electrically conducting fluid (such as plasma or molten metal) acted on by a magnetic field. Derivatives magnetohydrodynamic… …   English new terms dictionary

  • magnetohydrodynamics — mag·ne·to·hydrodynamics …   English syllables

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