Also called magnetic flux density. a vector quantity used as a measure of a magnetic field. Symbol: B
magnetization induced by proximity to a magnetic field.
Compare electromagnetic induction.
Origin of magnetic induction
First recorded in 1850–55
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The process by which a substance, such as iron, becomes magnetized by a magnetic field.
See magnetic flux density.
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