paramagnetic susceptibility

paramagnetic susceptibility

[¦par·ə·mag′ned·ik sə‚sep·tə′bil·əd·ē]
(electromagnetism)
The susceptibility of a paramagnetic substance, which is a positive number and is, in general, much smaller than unity.
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The technology required for this standard has a paramagnetic sensor which utilizes the paramagnetic susceptibility of oxygen, a physical property which distinguishes oxygen from most other gases.