Definition of hysteresis

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • hysteresis is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 16
  • hysteresis is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 16
  • hysteresis is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 14

Definition of hysteresis


  • the lagging of an effect behind its cause; especially the phenomenon in which the magnetic induction of a ferromagnetic material lags behind the changing magnetic field (noun)

See definition of hysteresis in Merriam Webster