noun, plural in form but singular in construction
elec·​tro·​dy·​nam·​ics | \ i-ˌlek-trō-dī-ˈna-miks How to pronounce electrodynamics (audio) \

Definition of electrodynamics

: a branch of physics that deals with the effects arising from the interactions of electric currents with magnets, with other currents, or with themselves

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electrodynamic \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​dī-​ˈna-​mik How to pronounce electrodynamic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of electrodynamics

1822, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrodynamics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrodynamics. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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