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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Concerning or representing a course around a periphery; In a roundabout manner.

Usage examples (6)
  • The experiment does not involve circuital charge motion.
  • Heaviside wrestled with this G-vector, but dismissed it as an unnecessary and useless introduction of an auxiliary circuital flux.
  • Of interest in EM theory is the appearance of closed circuital fluxes of EM energy in a region, which has bothered a very great number of physicists and electrical...
  • The Trouton-Noble experiment did not work because it assumed the Lorentz force law applies to non-circuital charge motion, whereas it is empirically based on effects... for more
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