magnetostatics

[ mag-nee-toh-stat-iks ]

noun(used with a singular verb)
  1. the branch of magnetics that deals with magnetic fields that do not vary with time (magnetostatic fields ).

Origin of magnetostatics

1
First recorded in 1895–1900; magneto- + statics

Words Nearby magnetostatics

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British Dictionary definitions for magnetostatics

magnetostatics

/ (mæɡˌniːtəʊˈstætɪks) /


noun
  1. (functioning as singular) physics the study of steady-state magnetic fields

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