hysteresis loss


noun Physics.

the loss of energy by conversion to heat in a system exhibiting hysteresis.

Nearby words

  1. hysteratresia,
  2. hysterectomize,
  3. hysterectomy,
  4. hysteresis,
  5. hysteresis loop,
  6. hysteretic,
  7. hystereurysis,
  8. hysteria,
  9. hysteric,
  10. hysterical

Origin of hysteresis loss

First recorded in 1890–95

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