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paramagnetic

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adjective para·mag·net·ic \ˌpa-rə-mag-ˈne-tik\

Definition of paramagnetic

  1. :  being or relating to a magnetizable substance (as aluminum) that has small but positive susceptibility which varies little with magnetizing force

para·mag·net·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
para·mag·ne·tism play \-ˈmag-nə-ˌti-zəm\ noun


Origin of paramagnetic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1850


Medical Dictionary

paramagnetic

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adjective para·mag·net·ic \ˌpar-ə-mag-ˈnet-ik\

Medical Definition of paramagnetic

  1. :  being or relating to a magnetizable substance (as aluminum) that has a small but positive susceptibility which varies little with magnetizing force

  2. para·mag·ne·tism \-ˈmag-nə-ˌtiz-əm\play noun




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