astatic


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astatic

[ā′stad·ik]
(physics)
Without orientation or directional characteristics; having no tendency to change position.
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I had a tiny room in the then Museum of Classical Archaeology, looking down Little St Mary's Lane, and a junk-cluttered cellar also in the Museum in which was installed a large astatic magnetometer.
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