a permanent magnet consisting of magnetite that possess polarity and has the power to attract as well as to be attracted magnetically
alt. of Lodestone
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Same as Lodestone.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
or Lodestone, an iron ore remarkable for its magnetic quality or power of attracting iron; it derived its name from its use as a leading stone in the compass to mariners.
The numerical value of loadstone in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of loadstone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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