remanence

noun
rem·​a·​nence | \ ˈre-mə-nən(t)s How to pronounce remanence (audio) , ri-ˈmā- \

Definition of remanence

: the magnetic induction remaining in a magnetized substance no longer under external magnetic influence

First Known Use of remanence

circa 1880, in the meaning defined above

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“Remanence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remanence. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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