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electromagnetic

[ih-lek-troh-mag-net-ik] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ mægˈnɛt ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to electromagnetism or electromagnetic fields.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; electro- + magnetic
Related forms
electromagnetically, adverb
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Examples for electromagnetic
  • They can detect the electromagnetic field created by an electric current that runs down the original well's casing.
  • And your mind is an electromagnetic map to your soul.
  • Radio is that bit of the electromagnetic spectrum that sits between brain waves and daylight.
  • Sixteen sensors measure the brain's electromagnetic signals and send them to a computer.
  • Third, there's the concern about electromagnetic radiation.
  • He is also developing systems of his own that use no fluids, only electromagnetic resistance.
  • They are looking for a way to power their ships and electromagnetic cannons at the same time.
  • Although there might be an evanescent small amount of electromagnetic radiation there is absolutely no proof of damage by that.
  • Then these plates are brought together and, through a combination of electromagnetic attraction and heat, fused together.
  • Naturally occurring materials, by contrast, don't interact with the magnetic component of electromagnetic waves.
British Dictionary definitions for electromagnetic

electromagnetic

/ɪˌlɛktrəʊmæɡˈnɛtɪk/
adjective
1.
of, containing, or operated by an electromagnet an electromagnetic pump
2.
of, relating to, or consisting of electromagnetism electromagnetic moment
3.
of or relating to electromagnetic radiation the electromagnetic spectrum
Derived Forms
electromagnetically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for electromagnetic
electromagnetic
1821, from electro- (see electric) + magnetic.
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