What is another word for magnetic dipole moment?

2 synonyms found


[ maɡnˈɛtɪk dˈa͡ɪpə͡ʊl mˈə͡ʊmənt], [ maɡnˈɛtɪk dˈa‍ɪpə‍ʊl mˈə‍ʊmənt], [ m_a_ɡ_n_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_k d_ˈaɪ_p_əʊ_l m_ˈəʊ_m_ə_n_t]

There are a few synonyms for the term "magnetic dipole moment." One such synonym is "magnetic moment," which refers to the strength of a magnet's field and is represented by the product of its magnetic dipole moment and the external magnetic field it is placed in. Another synonym is "magnetic vector potential," which refers to the vector field used to describe the magnetic field in terms of its source (e.g., a magnetic dipole moment). Additionally, the term "torque" may also be used to describe the tendency of a magnet's magnetic dipole moment to align with an external magnetic field. Regardless of the synonym used, the magnetic dipole moment remains a fundamental concept in electromagnetism that describes the strength and orientation of a magnet's magnetism.

Related words: magnetization, magnetic field, dipole, magnetic field intensity

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