Meaning of FERRITE in English

FERRITE

/ ˈferaɪt; NAmE / noun [ U ]

1.

a chemical containing iron, used in electrical devices such as aerials / antennas

2.

a form of pure iron that is found in steel which contains low amounts of carbon

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WORD ORIGIN

mid 19th cent.: from Latin ferrum iron + -ite .

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