ferromagnetic definition by Webster's New World
designating a material, as iron, nickel, or cobalt, having a high magnetic permeability which varies with the magnetizing force
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- ferromagnetism noun
ferromagnetic 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.
Of or characteristic of substances such as iron, nickel, or cobalt and various alloys that exhibit extremely high magnetic permeability, a characteristic saturation point, and magnetic hysteresis.
- ferˌro·magˈne·tism noun