Einstein-de Haas effect

\ -dəˈhäs- \

Definition of Einstein-de Haas effect

: a rotational impulse imparted to a body upon sudden magnetization — compare barnett effect

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History and Etymology for Einstein-de Haas effect

after Albert Einstein and Arthur E. de Haas †1941 Austrian physicist

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“Einstein-de Haas effect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Einstein-de%20Haas%20effect. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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