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Dirac charge[di′rak ‚chärj]
A fundamental magnetic charge g such that only integral multiples of g are consistent with quantum mechanics.
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In addition, the monopole Dirac charge
is quantized in contrast to the effective magnetic charge of the spin-ice strings which can have any value.