Definitions

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  • n. A particular form of stabilized magnetic field in which a plasma may be confined for use in nuclear fusion

Etymologies

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From sphere + tokamak

Examples

  • At Caltech, an experimental facility is available for addressing the fundamental science issues governing magnetic reconnections, MHD-driven jets and spheromak formation.

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