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toroidal

[taw-roid-l, toh-, tawr-oi-dl, tohr-] /tɔˈrɔɪd l, toʊ-, ˈtɔr ɔɪ dl, ˈtoʊr-/
adjective, Geometry
1.
of or pertaining to a torus.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; toroid + -al1
Related forms
toroidally, adverb
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  • The toroidal eld is small at the outer edge, but does not reverse.

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