from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Radial constriction of flowing plasma or other matter carrying an electric current, caused by the magnetic field that is produced by the current.
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- n. the magnetic self-attraction of parallel electric currents having the same direction; the restriction of a flowing plasma because of this attraction
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