Main definitions of magnaflux in English

: Magnaflux1magnaflux2

Magnaflux1

noun

  • A trademark for: a method of testing metal parts for defects by magnetizing them and applying a magnetic powder which adheres to areas of flux leakage; the magnetic powder so used. Usually attributive.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Engineer. From magn- + -a- connective + flux.

Pronunciation

Magnaflux

/ˈmaɡnəflʌks/

Main definitions of magnaflux in English

: Magnaflux1magnaflux2

magnaflux2

verb

  • with object To test using the magnaflux method.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The Manchester Guardian. From Magnaflux.

Pronunciation

magnaflux

/ˈmaɡnəflʌks/