Definitions for oerstedˈɜr stɛd
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the magnetic field strength 1 cm from a unit magnetic pole
Oersted, Hans Christian Oersted(noun)
Danish physicist (1777-1851)
The CGS unit of magnetizing field (symbol Oe), defined as 1000/4u03C0 (u224879.5774715) amperes per meter of flux path.
Origin: After Danish physicist .
Oersted is the unit of the auxiliary magnetic field H in the CGS system of units.
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