Meaning of PONDEROMOTIVE in English

PONDEROMOTIVE

|pändərō+ adjective

Etymology: Latin ponder-, pondus weight + English -o- + motive — more at pendant

: tending to produce movement of a body — used of mechanical forces of interaction between electric currents and magnetic fields; compare electromotive force , magnetomotive force

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