Meaning of Paramagnetism

English: Paramagnetism
Bangla: উপচুম্বকত্ব
Hindi: समचुंबकत्‍व, अनुचुंबकत्‍व
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a body or substance that, placed in a magnetic field, possesses magnetization in direct proportion to the field strength; a substance in which the magnetic moments of the atoms are not aligned.

Definition: 2

(physics) the phenomenon exhibited by substances that have a relative permeability slightly greater than unity and a positive susceptibility. The effect is due to the alignment of unpaired spins of electrons in atoms of the material Compare diamagnetism, ferromagnetism