electrodynamics


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Related to electrodynamics: Maxwell's equations, Classical electrodynamics

e·lec·tro·dy·nam·ics

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of moving electric charges and their interaction with magnetic and electric fields.

e·lec′tro·dy·nam′ic adj.

electrodynamics

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks)
n
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with the interactions between electrical and mechanical forces

e•lec•tro•dy•nam•ics

(ɪˌlɛk troʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of physics that deals with the interactions of electric, magnetic, and mechanical phenomena.
[1820–30]

e·lec·tro·dy·nam·ics

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-dī-năm′ĭks)
The scientific study of electric charges, electric currents, and the forces associated with them. Electrodynamics is a branch of physics.
Translations

electrodynamics

[ɪˈlektrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks] NSINGelectrodinámica f

electrodynamics

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks] nsgelettrodinamica
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