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English definition of “solenoid”


noun [C]  /ˈsoʊ·ləˌnɔɪd, ˈsɑl·ə-/
physics a device consisting of a wire wrapped in the shape of a cylinder, which acts like a magnet when electricity goes through it
(Definition of solenoid noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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