electromagnetic brake

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electromagnetic brake

[i¦lek·trō·mag′ned·ik ′brāk]
(mechanical engineering)
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Magnetic track brakes and eddy current brakes, technologies not yet in use in the UK though applied elsewhere, require work "on the advantages and disadvantages of these new systems".
The eddy current brakes are often used as energy spreading-out elements into the automotive industry.