Definition of reluctance in English:


Line breaks: re|luc¦tance
Pronunciation: /rɪˈlʌkt(ə)ns


[mass noun]
  • 2 Physics The property of a magnetic circuit of opposing the passage of magnetic flux lines, equal to the ratio of the magnetomotive force to the magnetic flux.

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