Definition of solenoidal in US English:

solenoidal

adjective

  • See solenoid

    • ‘The best agreement was found for the zig-zag model, whereas a solenoidal arrangement of nucleosomes gave fragment distributions that deviated considerably from their experiment.’
    • ‘The various solenoidal, zig-zag and crossed-linker structures - all of which are assumed to have straight linkers - appear as ‘points’ in this phase diagram.’
    • ‘The STAR detector is a large volume, gas-filled detector to record charged particle tracks in a solenoidal magnetic field.’
    • ‘The STAR baseline design that has been approved for construction calls for a large volume Time Projection Chamber in a solenoidal magnetic field.’
    • ‘target: not reached’

Pronunciation

solenoidal

/ˈsälənoidl/