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Magnetic levitation (Qpim)

Definition
Contactless, frictionless support of objects through the controlled use of magnetic forces to balance gravitational forces. Also referred to as Maglev. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Electromagnetic suspension
Magnetic suspension
Broader Term
Suspension systems (Qpi)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Active suspension systems (Qpib)
Air suspension systems (Qpid)
Front suspension systems (Qpif)
Rear suspension systems (Qpih)
Suspension system components (Qpiy)