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electric moment

n.
The dipole moment of an electric dipole.
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In the electric moment preceding Lensky's murder, Kaiser gave a pained and profoundly moving rendition of "Kuda, kuda." Behind a scrim, in clouded silhouette he morosely sings, "blessed is the coming of darkness," and garnered spontaneous applause from the audience.
"Days" spoilers tease that JJ and Gabi have an electric moment. If Gabi is making seductive moves, an electric moment between them could mean sparks that will get her one step closer to her ultimate goal.
Since then, the country watched agape as one electric moment after another gushed forth.
That moment when you put something on and decide you have to have it and can't take it off--that electric moment where a thing becomes a feeling--that's what we really strive to capture.
2) subjected to mechanical bending moment M(x) and electric moment Me (following the occurrence of the piezoelectric effect).
where [J.sub.[summation]] is the superficial electric moment of inertia of electric drive; [[omega].sup.s.sub.r], [[omega].sub.min] are the synchronous and minimum rotor speed of the electric motor; Ma is the electromagnetic torque, determined by the mechanical characteristics of the electric motor.
It was a simple and electric moment that felt unlike any otherI'd ever experienced.
As a result, atoms acquire induced electric moment; this process is called "polarization." The higher the degree of polarization is, the higher the refractive index of the material is.
Stokes, Adil Rashid and Wood again kept chipping away at the Kiwis until the electric moment that killed them off.
That electric moment when we announced the winner, that it was Will, and it was a shock as well, as everyone thought Gareth would get it, as teenage girls would vote and that's what would swing it.
For the Majorana neutrino, if CP invariance holds, there could be either a transition magnetic or a transition electric moment. Finally, as in the diagonal case, the anapole form factor of a Majorana neutrino can be nonzero.