IEVref: 561-05-05 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: electric polarization Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: P Definition: at a given point within a domain of quasi-infinitesimal volume V, vector quantity equal to the electric dipole moment p of the substance contained within the domain divided by the volume, V P = p /VNote 1 to entry: The electric polarization P satisfies the relation $D={\epsilon }_{0}E+P$ where D is the electric flux density; E is the electric field strength; ${\epsilon }_{0}$ is the dielectric constant in free space. Publication date: 2014-11 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: