magnetoplasmadynamics

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mag·ne·to·plas·ma·dy·nam·ics

 (măg-nē′tō-plăz′mə-dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Magnetohydrodynamics.

mag·ne′to·plas′ma·dy·nam′ic adj.
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NASA and space agencies in Germany, Russia, and Japan are developing magnetoplasmadynamic rockets that accelerate charged particles using magnetic fields.
They include Teflon pulsed-plasma thrusters and magnetoplasmadynamic systems.