Bloch wall

noun
\ ˈbläk-, ˈblȯḵ- \

Definition of Bloch wall

: the boundary between two domains in a magnetic material marked by a layer wherein the direction of magnetization is assumed to change gradually from one domain to the other

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History and Etymology for Bloch wall

after Felix Bloch, born 1905 Swiss-American physicist

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“Bloch wall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bloch%20wall. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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