magnetomechanical ratio

[ mag-nee-toh-muh-kan-i-kuh l ]
/ mægˈni toʊ məˈkæn ɪ kəl /

noun Physics.

the ratio of the angular momentum of a rotating charged particle to its magnetic moment; the reciprocal of the gyromagnetic ratio.

Nearby words

  1. magnetogram,
  2. magnetograph,
  3. magnetohydrodynamic generation,
  4. magnetohydrodynamics,
  5. magnetohydromagnetic wave,
  6. magnetometer,
  7. magnetomotive,
  8. magnetomotive force,
  9. magneton,
  10. magnetooptic

Origin of magnetomechanical ratio


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