Langevin theory of diamagnetism

Langevin theory of diamagnetism

[länzh·van ¦thē·ə·rē əv ‚dī·ə′mag·nə‚tiz·əm]
(electromagnetism)
A theory based on the idea that diamagnetism results from electronic currents caused by Larmor precession of electrons inside atoms.
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