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diamagnet

[ dahy-uh-mag-nit ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌmæg nɪt /
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noun Physics.

a diamagnetic substance.

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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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