magneto hydrodynamically

magnetohydrodynamics

[mag-nee-toh-hahy-droh-dahy-nam-iks]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the branch of physics that deals with the motion of electrically conductive fluids, especially plasmas, in magnetic fields. Abbreviation: MHD


Origin:
1945–50; magneto- + hydrodynamics

magnetohydrodynamic, adjective
magnetohydrodynamically, adverb
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magnetohydrodynamics (mæɡˌniːtəʊˌhaɪdrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks)
 
n
1.  the study of the behaviour of conducting fluids, such as liquid metals or plasmas, in magnetic fields
2.  the generation of electricity by subjecting a plasma to a magnetic field and collecting the deflected free electrons
 
magnetohydrody'namic
 
adj

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