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Related to eddy current: Hysteresis loss
(General Physics) an electric current induced in a massive conductor, such as the core of an electromagnet, transformer, etc, by an alternating magnetic field. Also called: Foucault current
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eddy currentn (Phys) → corrente f di Foucault
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