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ferrofluid Line breaks: ferro|fluid
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛrəʊfluːɪd/

Definition of ferrofluid in English:


[often as modifier]
A fluid containing a magnetic suspension: ferrofluid cooling
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  • While ‘Lost’ and ‘Icelandic Rift’ contain the not-to-be missed natural wonder of magnetic ferrofluid.
  • Airlines use ferrofluids to help seal rotary valves.
  • We live in a world of atomic clocks, of ten dollar lasers you can hold in your hand, of supersonic passenger planes, space stations and ‘ferrofluid.’
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