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Pronunciation: (mag-nē"tō-i-la-stis'i-tē, -ē"la-stis'-), [key]
n. Physics.
the phenomenon, consisting of a change in magnetic properties, exhibited by a ferromagnetic material to which stress is applied. Cf. magnetostriction.

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