magnetooptics

[ mag-nee-toh-op-tiks ]
/ mægˌni toʊˈɒp tɪks /

noun (used with a singular verb) Physics.

the branch of physics that deals with magnetooptic phenomena.

Nearby words

  1. magnetometer,
  2. magnetomotive,
  3. magnetomotive force,
  4. magneton,
  5. magnetooptic,
  6. magnetopause,
  7. magnetoplasmadynamics,
  8. magnetoresistance,
  9. magnetorheology,
  10. magnetosheath

Origin of magnetooptics

First recorded in 1900–05; magneto- + optics

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