Definition of gyromagnetic in English:

gyromagnetic

Line breaks: gyro|mag¦net¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌdʒʌɪrəʊmagˈnɛtɪk
 
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adjective

  • 1 Physics Relating to the magnetic and mechanical properties of a rotating charged particle.
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    • For a Kerr-Newman black hole (and for many other charged solutions in general relativity) the gyromagnetic ratio is exactly 2.
    • Where [gamma] is the gyromagnetic ratio of protons, g is the gradient strength, [delta] is the gradient pulse length, and T is the time between the gradient pulses sandwiching the 180 [degrees] pulses.
    • Deuterium is a relatively insensitive nucleus because it has a low gyromagnetic ratio and the spectral intensity is generally spread over an extremely wide frequency range due to the quadrupole interaction.
  • 2(Of a compass) combining a gyroscope and a normal magnetic compass.

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