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magnetic anomaly

noun, Geology.
1.
a departure from the normal magnetic field of the earth.
Origin of magnetic anomaly
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900
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  • There are many other important active sensor classes, three of which are active acoustics, lidar and magnetic anomaly detectors.

    Shock and Awe Harlan K. Ullman

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