What does magnetic monopole mean?

Definitions for magnetic monopole

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word magnetic monopole.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetic monopole(noun)

    a hypothetical particle with a single magnetic pole instead of the usual two


  1. magnetic monopole

    a hypothetical subatomic particle having only one type of magnetic charge, the magnetic analogue of an electrically charged particle; it has only one magnetic pole instead of the two observed in all common magnetic object; -- it was still not observed as of 1998.


  1. magnetic monopole(Noun)

    a hypothetical particle having an isolated north or south pole; the magnetic equivalent of an isolated electric charge


  1. Magnetic monopole

    A magnetic monopole is a hypothetical particle in particle physics that is an isolated magnet with only one magnetic pole. In more technical terms, a magnetic monopole would have a net "magnetic charge". Modern interest in the concept stems from particle theories, notably the grand unified and superstring theories, which predict their existence. Magnetism in bar magnets and electromagnets does not arise from magnetic monopoles, and in fact there is no conclusive experimental evidence that magnetic monopoles exist at all in the universe. Effective magnetic monopole quasi-particles exist in some condensed matter systems.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic monopole in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic monopole in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of magnetic monopole

  1. magnetic monopolemagnetic monopolemagnetic monopole


Find a translation for the magnetic monopole definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these magnetic monopole 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?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"magnetic monopole." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 17 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/magnetic monopole>.

Are we missing a good definition for magnetic monopole? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for magnetic monopole:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.