magnetic induction


noun Electricity.

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.

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Origin of magnetic induction

First recorded in 1850–55
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British Dictionary definitions for magnetic induction

magnetic induction

noun

another name for magnetic flux density
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Scientific definitions for magnetic induction

magnetic induction

The process by which a substance, such as iron, becomes magnetized by a magnetic field.
See magnetic flux density.
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