- magnet school,
- magnet steel,
- magnetic amplifier,
- magnetic anomaly,
- magnetic bearing,
- magnetic bottle,
- magnetic bubble
Origin of magnetic
Examples from the Web for magnetic
Both are the result of magnetic activity on the sun, but a solar flare has more energy than a CME.The Sun Is Pummeling Earth. Now What? Solar Storms for Dummies|Lizzie Crocker|September 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That shows the magnetic field at work protecting us from these highly energetic particles.
Their surfaces are a froth of magnetic storms, proportionally more violent than the worst weather on the Sun.
They are macho, magnetic, sex symbols—powerful and confident.
Just like plastic cards, the wood-based cards bend, and can be embedded with magnetic stripes or barcodes.Wood Cards Are a Green Alternative to the Classic Plastic Gift Card|Daniel Gross|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One could not help admiring the patriotism—or is it magnetic power of their leaders?On the Heels of De Wet|The Intelligence Officer
We had quite a magnetic circle of reformers, too, in central New York.Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897|Elizabeth Cady Stanton
This action continues the magnetic condition of b, following that of a in the manner above described.The inventions, researches and writings of Nikola Tesla|Thomas Commerford Martin
Mineral additions for increasing weight or bulk: (a) Magnetic matter.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Strong sympathies, magnetic affinities, prepared this great encampment of nations for Christianity.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
1610s, literal; 1630s, figurative, from Modern Latin magneticus, from Latin magnes (see magnet).