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Definitions for magnetic
mægˈnɛt ɪkmag·net·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. magneticadjective

    of or relating to or caused by magnetism

    "magnetic forces"

  2. magnetic, magnetized, magnetisedadjective

    having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron or steel

    "the hard disk is covered with a thin coat of magnetic material"

  3. magneticadjective

    capable of being magnetized

  4. magneticadjective

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    "magnetic north"; "the needle of a magnetic compass points to the magnetic north pole"

  5. charismatic, magneticadjective

    possessing an extraordinary ability to attract

    "a charismatic leader"; "a magnetic personality"

Wiktionary

  1. magneticadjective

    of, relating to, operating by, or caused by magnetism

    a magnetic recorder

  2. magneticadjective

    having the properties of a magnet, especially the ability to draw or pull

  3. magneticadjective

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    magnetic north

  4. magneticadjective

    having an extraordinary ability to attract

    He has a magnetic personality.

Wikipedia

  1. Magnetic

    Magnetic is a single by R&B/funk band Earth, Wind & Fire, released in November 1983 by Columbia Records. The single reached No. 10 on the Billboard R&B Singles chart, No. 36 on the Billboard Dance Club Play chart and No. 23 on the U. K. Blues & Soul Top British Soul Singles chart.

ChatGPT

  1. magnetic

    Magnetic refers to the property or behavior of an object that is attracted to a magnet or can produce a magnetic field itself. It also relates to the force that electric currents and magnetic materials exert on each other, including forces of attraction and repulsion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magneticadjective

    alt. of Magnetical

  2. Magneticnoun

    a magnet

  3. Magneticnoun

    any metal, as iron, nickel, cobalt, etc., which may receive, by any means, the properties of the loadstone, and which then, when suspended, fixes itself in the direction of a magnetic meridian

CrunchBase

  1. Magnetic

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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. magnetic

    Pertaining to the magnet; possessing the properties of the magnet, or corresponding properties; as, a magnetic needle. Magnetic needle, a slender bar of steel magnetized and suspended at its centre on a sharp-pointed pivot, so that it may take freely the direction of the magnetic meridian. It constitutes the essential part of a mariner’s compass.

Editors Contribution

  1. magneticverb

    1.) A magneto magnitude drawing towards a piece of such material supported by steel denoting an element in a connected valence. 2.) Attractive, Attraction, Attracting and coming together.

    The love that they have for one another is truly magnetic.

    Etymology: True love


    Submitted by Tehorah_Elyon on October 10, 2023  


  2. magnetic

    To have the energy and quality of a magnet.

    The magnet field on the earth is part of our energy fields on the planet.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'magnetic' in Adjectives Frequency: #750

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of magnetic in a Sentence

  1. Manuela Ferreira:

    Adults with sudden back pain do not need to rush to get an X-ray or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), unless the clinician suspects the patient has a more serious condition, such as fracture or cancer, less than 5 percent of patients with low back pain, however, will fall into this category.

  2. Bill Murtagh:

    The sunspots are localized stressed magnetic structures on the sun that have the potential to erupt and release energy in the form of solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and when that occurs that radiation makes it's way to Earth and affects a lot of technology.

  3. Gianluca Abblasio:

    When I saw him (for the) first time ... I (saw) a person that is followed by many, a kind of magnetic energy that can influence other people.

  4. Daniel Lathrop:

    It has changes akin to weather, we might just call it magnetic weather.

  5. Ciaran Beggan:

    As it flows it creates an electronic current and that current makes a magnetic field -- which drifts with the hot runny core.

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