electromagnetic induction: Meaning and Definition of

elec'tromagnet'ic induc'tion

Pronunciation: [key]
— Elect. Elect.
  1. the induction of an electromotive force by the motion of a conductor across a magnetic field or by a change in magnetic flux in a magnetic field.
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