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magnaflux

[mag-nuh-fluhks] /ˈmæg nəˌflʌks/
verb (used with object)
1.
to test (iron or steel) for defects using the Magnaflux method.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; see Magnaflux

Magnaflux

[mag-nuh-fluhks] /ˈmæg nəˌflʌks/
Trademark.
1.
a test of ferrous metals involving the dusting of a magnetized sample with magnetic powder, or the application of oil containing magnetic particles in suspension, to detect surface cracks and defects.
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