ferrimagnetism ferrimagnetism

Definition(s):

  • (n) a phenomenon in ferrites where there can be incomplete cancellation of antiferromagnetic arranged spins giving a net magnetic moment

Usage(s):

  • Later, Nel discovered still another form of magnetism called ferrimagnetism, in which some of the spins are in opposite directions.
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