ferroelectric
adjective Date: 1935 of or relating to crystalline substances having spontaneous electric polarization reversible by an electric field • ferroelectric nounferroelectricity noun

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  • ferroelectric — ☆ ferroelectric [fer΄ōē lek′trik ] adj. of or relating to a crystalline dielectric substance, as Rochelle salt, that is capable of retaining the electric polarization of an applied electric field: used in making transducers, capacitors, etc. n. a …   English World dictionary

  • Ferroelectric — Ferroelectric. См. Сегнетоэлектрик. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • ferroelectric — ferroelectrically, adv. ferroelectricity /fer oh i lek tris i tee, ee lek /, n. /fer oh i lek trik/, Physics. adj. 1. pertaining to a substance that possesses spontaneous electric polarization such that the polarization can be reversed by an… …   Universalium

  • ferroelectric — 1. adjective of, or relating to the permanent electrical polarization of a crystalline dielectric in an electric field 2. noun A ferroelectric material …   Wiktionary

  • ferroelectric — fer•ro•e•lec•tric [[t]ˌfɛr oʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk[/t]] adj. 1) phs of or pertaining to a substance that possesses spontaneous electric polarization such that the polarization can be reversed by an electric field 2) phs a ferroelectric substance •… …   From formal English to slang

  • ferroelectric — /ˌfɛroʊəˈlɛktrɪk/ (say .ferohuh lektrik) adjective 1. relating to a non magnetic substance which possesses spontaneous electric polarisation such that the polarisation can be reversed by an electric field. –noun 2. a ferroelectric substance …   Australian English dictionary

  • ferroelectric — feroelektrikas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. ferroelectric vok. Ferroelektrikum, n rus. сегнетоэлектрик, m pranc. ferroélectricité, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • ferroelectric — feroelektrikas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Tam tikroje temperatūros srityje savaimine poliarizacija pasižymintis dielektrinis ar pusiau laidus kristalas arba polikristalas, kurio poliarizuotumas kinta dėl išorinio… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • ferroelectric — feroelektrikas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. ferroelectric vok. Ferroelektrikum, n rus. сегнетоэлектрик, m pranc. ferro électrique, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • ferroelectric — adj. & n. Physics adj. exhibiting permanent electric polarization which varies in strength with the applied electric field. n. a ferroelectric substance. Derivatives: ferroelectricity n. Etymology: ELECTRIC after ferromagnetic …   Useful english dictionary

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