ferrimagnetic

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fer•ri•mag•net•ic

(ˌfɛr aɪ mægˈnɛt ɪk, ˌfɛr i-)

adj.
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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