aeolotropy


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aeolotropy

(ˌiːəˈlɒtrəpɪ)
n
the state of substances that do not exhibit the same electrical, optical, or other physical qualities in all directions
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As geological materials formed under special geological conditions and environment, coal resources are characterized by porosity, aeolotropy, and heterogeneity.
The GMR elements (AA003-02, NVE Co.) are arranged on a circular line of 10 mm radius not to have aeolotropy. They have a one-direction sensitivity.