diamagnetic

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adjective dia·mag·net·ic \ˌdī-ə-mag-ˈne-tik\

Definition of diamagnetic

  1. :  having a magnetic permeability less than that of a vacuum :  slightly repelled by a magnet

diamagnetism

play \-ˈmag-nə-ˌti-zəm\ noun

1846

First Known Use of diamagnetic

1846


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