gyrofrequency


gy·ro·fre·quen·cy

noun \-ˌfrē-kwən(t)-sē\

Definition of GYROFREQUENCY

:  the frequency with which a charged particle (as an electron) executes spiral gyrations in moving obliquely across a magnetic field

First Known Use of GYROFREQUENCY

1938

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