Origin of hysteresis
OTHER WORDS FROM hysteresishys·ter·et·ic [his-tuh-ret-ik], /ˌhɪs təˈrɛt ɪk/, hys·ter·e·si·al [his-tuh-ree-see-uhl], /ˌhɪs təˈri si əl/, adjectivehys·ter·et·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use hysteresis in a sentence
A well-known example of hysteresis is presented by the case of permanent magnets.
The closed figure a c d e a is variously called a hysteresis curve or diagram or loop.
The effects of temperature upon hysteresis were also carefully studied, and many hysteresis loops were plotted.
Hence in performing a cycle there is a waste of energy corresponding to what has been termed hysteresis-loss.
We should expect too—and we find—that hysteresis is more prominent in weak gels than in strong.Animal Proteins|Hugh Garner Bennett