induced moment

induced moment

[in′düst ′mō·mənt]
(electricity)
The average electric dipole moment per molecule which is produced by the action of an electric field on a dielectric substance.
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Because of this, the wind induced moment is less, resulting in lower required bow thruster power.
Also, strain gauges cannot easily predict local component stiffening effects and induced moment couples.
10 Radiation-Induced Chiral Discrimination: Induced Moment Method.
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