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gyromagnetic

[jahy-roh-mag-net-ik] /ˌdʒaɪ roʊ mægˈnɛt ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the magnetic properties of a rotating charged particle.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; gyro- + magnetic
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gyromagnetic

/ˌdʒaɪrəʊmæɡˈnɛtɪk/
adjective
1.
of or caused by magnetic properties resulting from the spin of a charged particle, such as an electron
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