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(ˌfɛr aɪ mægˈnɛt ɪk, ˌfɛr i-)

of or pertaining to a substance, as a ferrite, having a net magnetization but in which the magnetic moments of some neighboring atoms point in opposite directions.
[1950–55; compare French ferrimagnétisme]
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Calculation of losses in ferro- and ferrimagnetic materials based on the modified Steinmetz equation.
The particles used in HT display ferro- or ferrimagnetic characteristics.
The nanoparticles are ferromagnetic, ferrimagnetic, antiferrimagnetic, and/or graphene functionalized with hydroxyl, amine, carboxylic acid, mercapto, isocyanate, and acrylate groups.
Kim, "Suppression of leakage magnetic field from a wireless power transfer system using ferrimagnetic material and metallic shielding," in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC '12), pp.
The filler particles consist of magnetite, a ferrimagnetic material.
de Donker, "Calculation of losses in ferro and ferrimagnetic materials based on the modified Steinmetz equation", IEEE Trans.
Magneto-optical Kerr microscope for determination of magnetic domains in ferromagnetic and ferrimagnetic materials.
In this model, it is supposed that each particle consists of a core with ferrimagnetic order and a constant thickness nonmagnetic shell with spin glass phase.
1990) Large magneto resistance of field-induced giant ferrimagnetic multilayers.
Guldal, Phase diagrams of a nonequilibrium mixed spin-1/2 and spin-2 Ising ferrimagnetic system under a time-dependent oscillating magnetic field, Physics Letters A: 374, 1-7 (2009).