unit magnetic pole


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unit magnetic pole

[′yü·nət mag′ned·ik ′pōl]
(electromagnetism)
Two equal magnetic poles of the same sign have unit value when they repel each other with a force of 1 dyne if placed 1 centimeter apart in a vacuum.
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