electromagnet definition

  • noun:
    • A magnet consisting essentially of a coil of insulated cable wrapped around a soft iron-core which magnetized only if current flows through line.
    • A magnet which draws metals only if electrically triggered
    • A magnet consisting really of a coil of insulated wire covered around a soft iron core that's magnetized only when present flows through cable.
    • A magnet which attracts metals only if electrically triggered

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