electro rheology


noun Physics.
the study or phenomenon of changes in viscosity in certain fluids due to the presence of an electric charge.
Also called electroviscosity.

electrorheological [ih-lek-troh-ree-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
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electrorheology (ɪˌlɛktrəʊrɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
1.  the study of the flow of fluids under the influence of electric fields
2.  the way in which fluid flow is influenced by an electric field

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