[mahys-ner] /ˈmaɪs nər/
the loss of magnetism that a superconductor displays when cooled to its transition temperature in a magnetic field.
(physics) the phenomenon in which magnetic flux is excluded from a substance when it is in a superconducting state, except for a thin layer at the surface
[me-saw-nyey] /mɛ sɔˈnyeɪ/ noun 1. Jean Louis Ernest [zhahn lwee er-nest] /ʒɑ̃ lwi ɛrˈnɛst/ (Show IPA), 1815–91, French painter.
1. a combining form meaning “a person expert in or renowned for” something specified by the initial element (often used derisively): schlockmeister; opinionmeister; dealmeister. /ˈmaɪstə/ combining form 1. a person who excels at a particular activity: spinmeister, horror-meister combining word Very active in, adept at, or in charge of what is indicated •These words have […]
[mahyt-ner] /ˈmaɪt nər/ noun 1. Lise [lee-zuh] /ˈli zə/ (Show IPA), 1878–1968, Austrian nuclear physicist. /German ˈmaitnər/ noun 1. Lise (ˈliːzə). 1878–1968, Austrian nuclear physicist. With Hahn, she discovered protactinium (1918), and they demonstrated with F. Strassmann the fission of uranium Meitner (mīt’nər) Austrian-born Swedish physicist who contributed to the first theories of nuclear fission. […]
[mahy-ster-sing-er, -zing-] /ˈmaɪ stərˌsɪŋ ər, -ˌzɪŋ-/ noun, plural Meistersinger, Meistersingers for 1. 1. Also, mastersinger. a member of one of the guilds, chiefly of workingmen, established during the 14th, 15th, and 16th centuries in the principal cities of Germany, for the cultivation of poetry and music. 2. (italics) Die [dee] /di/ (Show IPA) an opera […]