Absolute magnetometer | Article about absolute magnetometer by The Free Dictionary
absolute magnetometer[′ab·sə‚lüt mag·nə′täm·ə·dər]
An instrument used to measure the intensity of a magnetic field without reference to other magnetic instruments.
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