What does oersted mean?

Definitions for oerstedˈɜr stɛd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oersted(noun)

    the magnetic field strength 1 cm from a unit magnetic pole

  2. Oersted, Hans Christian Oersted(noun)

    Danish physicist (1777-1851)


  1. oersted(Noun)

    The CGS unit of magnetizing field (symbol Oe), defined as 1000/4u03C0 (u224879.5774715) amperes per meter of flux path.

  2. Origin: After Danish physicist .


  1. Oersted

    Oersted is the unit of the auxiliary magnetic field H in the CGS system of units.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oersted in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oersted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • الإرستد وحدة الشدة المغنطيسيةArabic

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