diamagnet

[ dahy-uh-mag-nit ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌmæg nɪt /

noun Physics.

a diamagnetic substance.

Nearby words

  1. dialytic,
  2. dialyzate,
  3. dialyze,
  4. dialyzer,
  5. diam.,
  6. diamagnetic,
  7. diamagnetism,
  8. diamante,
  9. diamantiferous,
  10. diamantina

Origin of diamagnet

First recorded in 1860–65; back formation from diamagnetic

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British Dictionary definitions for diamagnet

diamagnet

/ (ˈdaɪəˌmæɡnɪt) /

noun

a substance exhibiting diamagnetism
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