Paramagnetic alloy | Article about paramagnetic alloy by The Free Dictionary
paramagnetic alloy[¦par·ə·mag′ned·ik ′al‚ȯi]
An alloy whose permeability is slightly greater than that of vacuum and is independent of the magnetic field strength, such as intermetallic compounds of nickel and titanium.
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