- Electromagnetism is defined as an attraction between particles which is defined as created by electricity.
An example of electromagnetism is the force which is the basic operation of an electric motor.
electromagnetism definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- magnetism produced by an electric current
- the interaction between a magnetic field and an electric field
- the phenomena produced by such an interaction
- the branch of physics that deals with electricity and magnetism
electromagnetism definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Magnetism produced by electric charge in motion.
- The physics of electricity and magnetism.
electromagnetism - Computer Definition
Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- Magnetism produced by an electric current, and electric current produced by a changing magnetic field.
- The branch of physics that deals with the interaction of electric and magnetic fields.
electromagnetism - Science Definition
Any of the wide range of phenomena associated with the behavior and interaction of electric charges and electric and magnetic fields, such as electricity, magnetism, chemical bonds, and all forms of electromagnetic radiation, including light.