Definition of diamagnet in US English:

diamagnet

noun

Physics
  • See diamagnetic

    • ‘A superconductor is a perfect diamagnet, but there is more than this involved in the Meissner effect.’
    • ‘For paramagnets and diamagnets, chi is a constant value, dependent on what the material is.’
    • ‘Superconductors are the strongest diamagnets, and many ordinary materials are weakly diamagnetic.’
    • ‘The rest is done by the repulsive force of the diamagnet under the neodymium magnet.’
    • ‘This force moves the small magnet up until the force from the bottom and top diamagnets equals one another.’

Pronunciation

diamagnet

/ˈdīəˌmaɡnit/