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# solenoidal field

A solenoidal vector field is one that satisfies

$\nabla\cdot\mathbf{B}=0$ |

at every point where the vector field $\mathbf{B}$ is defined. Here $\nabla\cdot\mathbf{B}$ is the divergence.

Related:

SourcesAndSinksOfVectorField

Synonym:

solenoidal

Type of Math Object:

Definition

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