paramagnetic

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adjective para·mag·net·ic \ˌper-ə-mag-ˈne-tik, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of paramagnetic

  1. :  being or relating to a magnetizable substance (such as aluminum) that has small but positive susceptibility which varies little with magnetizing force

paramagnetically

play \ˌper-ə-mag-ˈne-ti-k(ə-)lē, ˌpa-rə-\ adverb

paramagnetism

play \ˌper-ə-ˈmag-nə-ˌti-zəm, ˌpa-rə-\ noun

Origin and Etymology of paramagnetic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1845


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paramagnetic

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adjective para·mag·net·ic \ˌpar-ə-mag-ˈnet-ik\

Medical Definition of paramagnetic

  1. :  being or relating to a magnetizable substance (as aluminum) that has a small but positive susceptibility which varies little with magnetizing force

paramagnetism

\-ˈmag-nə-ˌtiz-əm\play noun

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