What does magnetic needle mean?

Definitions for magnetic needle

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word magnetic needle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetic needle(noun)

    a slender magnet suspended in a magnetic compass on a mounting with little friction; used to indicate the direction of the earth's magnetic pole

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Magnetic Needle

    A magnet with a cup or small depression at its centre and poised upon a sharp pin so as to be free to rotate or oscillate in a horizontal plane. The cup is often made of agate. Left free to take any position, it places its magnetic axis in the magnetic meridian.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic needle in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic needle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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