Definitions for magnetic screen
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word magnetic screen
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
A box or case of soft iron, as thick as practicable, for protecting bodies within it from the action of a magnetic field. The lines of force to a great extent keep within the metal of the box on account of its permeability, and but a comparatively few of them cross the space within it. Such screens are used to prevent watches from being magnetized, and are a part of Sir William Thomson's Marine galvanometer. A magnetic screen may be a sphere, an infinite or very large plane, or of the shape of any equipotential surface. Synonym--Magnetic Shield.
Images & Illustrations of magnetic screen
Translations for magnetic screen
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for magnetic screen »
Find a translation for the magnetic screen definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these magnetic screen definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"magnetic screen." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 2 Dec. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/magnetic screen>.