magnetism definition

  • noun:
    • The course of phenomena displayed by a magnetic field.
    • The study of magnets and their particular impacts.
    • The force exerted by a magnetic industry.
    • strange capacity to attract, fascinate, or influence: the magnetism of cash.
    • Animal magnetism.
    • the house of being magnetic
    • The technology which treats of magnetized phenomena.
    • Power of attraction; power to stimulate the feelings and to get the affections.
    • The property, quality, or state, of being magnetized; the manifestation of force in the wild which can be seen in a magnet. At once it had been believed to be separate from the electrical power, but it is now-known is intimately related to electrical energy, as part of the phenomenon of electromagnetism.
    • The technology which treats of magnetic phenomena.
    • Power of attraction; capacity to stimulate the feelings and also to gain the affections.
    • That unusual property occasionally possessed by particular systems (much more particularly by metal and steel) whereby, under particular conditions, they obviously entice or repel the other person according to determinate regulations.
    • That branch of research which treats of the properties for the magnet, as well as magnetized phenomena overall.
    • Attractive energy; convenience of exciting sympathetic interest or attention: as, the magnetism of eloquence; individual magnetism.
    • See mesmerism and hypnotism.
    • attraction for iron; associated with electric currents also magnets; characterized by industries of power
    • the part of technology that researches magnetism

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