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reluctivity

[rel-uh k-tiv-i-tee] /ˌrɛl əkˈtɪv ɪ ti/
noun, Electricity.
1.
the tendency of a magnetic circuit to conduct magnetic flux, equal to the reciprocal of the permeability of the circuit.
Origin of reluctivity
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; reluct + -ive + -ity
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reluctivity

/ˌrɛlʌkˈtɪvɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
(physics) a specific or relative reluctance of a magnetic material
Word Origin
C19: reluct + -ivity on the model of conductivity
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