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Pronunciation of Kerr: Learn how to pronounce Kerr in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word Kerr effect:

noun
Physics
1the rotation of the plane of polarization of light when reflected from a magnetized surface.
2the production of double refraction in a substance by an electric field.
Origin:

early 20th century: named after John Kerr (1824–1907), the Scottish physicist who studied these effects