What does loadstone mean?

Definitions for loadstoneˈloʊdˌstoʊn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word loadstone.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lodestone, loadstone(noun)

    a permanent magnet consisting of magnetite that possess polarity and has the power to attract as well as to be attracted magnetically

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loadstone(noun)

    alt. of Lodestone

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Loadstone

    Same as Lodestone.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Loadstone

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of loadstone in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of loadstone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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