electric polarizability, \(\alpha\)

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Tensor quantity relating the induced @[email protected], \(p_{\text{i}}\), to the applied @[email protected], \(E\), \(p_{\text{i}}=\alpha \ E\).
Source:
Green Book, 2nd ed., p. 22 [Terms] [Book]