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magnetic hysteresis

noun, Physics.
1.
hysteresis in a ferromagnetic material; the lag in the response of magnetic induction to changes of magnetic intensity.
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  • Another activity is the measurement of the magnetic hysteresis loss in superconductors.
  • magnetic hysteresis occurs during the cyclical magnetization of a ferromagnet.
  • magnetic hysteresis effects in high-Tc oxide superconductors.

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