magnetic levitation definition

  • noun:
    • A high-speed railway technology through which a train can travel free of friction at speeds of 480 kilometers (300 kilometers) per hour or maybe more. The train is suspended on a magnetic pillow about half an inch above an increased magnetic track, whoever moving magnetized area alternatively lures and repels magnets installed on the train, that is pressed and pulled along by this process.
    • a method of supporting and carrying objects and automobiles using a magnetic area to counterbalance the gravitational pull
    • The process of promoting an object, such as a car, with a magnetic field such that it does not contact the object supporting it; it is an approach useful for eliminating friction in going cars, and it is made use of, e.g. in high-speed railway technology where a train is suspended on a magnetic pillow above a magnetized track so travels free from friction.
    • high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and thus travels without rubbing

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