nanotesla

noun
nano·tes·la | \ ˈna-nō-ˌte-slə \

Definition of nanotesla 

: a unit of magnetic flux density equal to 10−9 tesla

First Known Use of nanotesla

1968, in the meaning defined above

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nanotesla

noun
nano·tes·la | \ -ˌtes-lə \

Medical Definition of nanotesla 

: a unit of magnetic flux density equal to 10−9 tesla abbreviation nT

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