hysteresis hysteresis

Definition(s):

  • (n) the lagging of an effect behind its cause; especially the phenomenon in which the magnetic induction of a ferromagnetic material lags behind the changing magnetic field

Usage(s):

  • His special fields of research included synthetic geometry, vector analysis, alternating current, phenomena magnetics and hysteresis, dielectrics, transients and electrochemistry.

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    on June 21, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

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