fluxgate

noun
flux·​gate | \ ˈfləks-ˌgāt How to pronounce fluxgate (audio) \

Definition of fluxgate

: a device used to indicate the direction and intensity of the magnetic field (as on a planet)

First Known Use of fluxgate

1944, in the meaning defined above

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