magnetabsorption etymology

English word magnetabsorption comes from English absorption, English magnet- (Magnet, magnetic, magnetism.)

Detailed word origin of magnetabsorption

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
absorption English (eng) (chemistry, physics) the imbibing or reception by molecular or chemical action, of radiant energy; the process of being neutrons being absorbed by the nucleus; interception. [First attested in the mid 18th century.]. (electrical engineering) The retaining of electrical energy for a short time after it has been introduced to the dielectric.. (obsolete) engulfing; swallowing up, as of bodies [...]
magnet- English (eng) Magnet, magnetic, magnetism.
magnetabsorption English (eng)

Words with the same origin as magnetabsorption

Descendants of absorption
absorptance absorptiometer absorptiometry absorptive
Descendants of magnet-
magnetelastic magnetelectrical magnetencephalography magnetionic magneto- magnetoptical magnetoscillation