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electromagnetic pulse


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The pulse of intense electromagnetic radiation generated by a nuclear explosion.
  • noun A short-duration, broadband, high-intensity emission of electromagnetic energy, such as lightning.

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  • noun A short-duration burst of high-intensity electromagnetic radiation generated by a physical event, in particular by a large thermonuclear explosion in the atmosphere. The pulse causes a damaging surge of voltage within electrical and electronic systems.
  • noun Compton-recoil electrons and photoelectrons from photons scattered in the materials of a nuclear event causing electric and magnetic fields to couple with electrical and electronic systems to produce damaging current surges.


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