Definition of maxwell

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • maxwell is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 19
  • maxwell is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 19
  • maxwell is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 22

Definition of maxwell


  • Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. j. c. maxwell
    2. james clerk maxwell
  • a cgs unit of magnetic flux equal to the flux perpendicular to an area of 1 square centimeter in a magnetic field of 1 gauss (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. mx

See definition of maxwell in Merriam Webster

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