Electro-magnetic


Electro-magnetic
Electro-magnetic E*lec`tro-mag*net"ic, a. Of or pertaining to {electromagnetism}. [1913 Webster]

{Electro-magnetic engine}, an engine in which the motive force is electro-magnetism.

{Electro-magnetic theory of light} (Physics), a theory of light which makes it consist in the rapid alternation of transient electric currents moving transversely to the direction of the ray. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.