domain rotation

domain rotation

[dō′mān rō′tā·shən]
(solid-state physics)
The stage in the magnetization process in which there is rotation of the direction of magnetization of magnetic domains in a ferromagnet toward the direction of a magnetic applied field and against anisotropy forces.
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