from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The product of the pole strength of a magnet and the distance between the poles.
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- n. The torque exerted on a magnet within a magnetic field; a vector, being the product of the strength of the magnet and the distance between its poles.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The torque exerted on a magnet or dipole when it is placed in a magnetic field.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the torque exerted on a magnet or dipole when it is placed in a magnetic field
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