ferromagnet

[ fer-oh-mag-nit ]
/ ˌfɛr oʊˈmæg nɪt /

noun Physics.

a ferromagnetic substance.

Nearby words

  1. ferroelectricity,
  2. ferrokinetics,
  3. ferrol,
  4. ferrol, el,
  5. ferromagnesian,
  6. ferromagnetic,
  7. ferromagnetism,
  8. ferromanganese,
  9. ferromolybdenum,
  10. ferronickel

Origin of ferromagnet

First recorded in 1940–45; ferro- + magnet

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