from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The rotation of the plane of polarization of either a plane-polarized light beam passed through a transparent isotropic medium or a plane-polarized microwave passing through a magnetic field along the lines of that field. Also called Faraday rotation.
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- Extended Industry Standard Architecture, a bus standard for computer peripherals.
After Michael Faraday.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)