magnetochiral etymology

English word magnetochiral comes from English magneto-, English chiral

Detailed word origin of magnetochiral

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
magneto- English (eng)
chiral English (eng) Of an object that exhibits chirality, as in the left-handed and right-handed versions of a helix.
magnetochiral English (eng) (physics) chiral when in the presence of a magnetic field.

Words with the same origin as magnetochiral

Descendants of magneto-
MD MHD MHDD MPDP magnetoabsorption magnetocalorimetry magnetocapillary magnetodynamic magnetofluid magnetometry magnetomotive magnetomotor magnetomyography magnetopause magnetoresistor magnetoresponsive magnetorotational magnetosensation magnetosonic magnetosphere magnetostrictive magnetotaxis magnetotellurics magnetotransport