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Magnetic

Spanish
English

magnético
magnetic

magnetic
ADJ

magnetic
ADJ

magnetic needle
N

electro-magnetic
ADJ

electro-magnético
ADJ
electro-magnetic
ADJ


magnetically
ADV

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English Definitions

magnetic
of or relating to or caused by magnetism
magnetic
having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron or steel
magnetic
capable of being magnetized
magnetic
determined by earth's magnetic fields
magnetic
possessing an extraordinary ability to attract
magnetic attraction
N
attraction for iron; associated with electric currents as well as magnets; characterized by fields of force
magnetic bottle
N
container consisting of any configuration of magnetic fields used to contain a plasma during controlled thermonuclear reactions
magnetic bubble memory
N
a nonvolatile storage device that holds information in the form of bubbles on a thin film of magnetic silicate; no longer used in most computers
magnetic compass
N
compass based on an indicator (as a magnetic needle) that points to the magnetic north
magnetic core
N
(computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories
magnetic core memory
N
(computer science) a computer memory consisting of an array of magnetic cores; now superseded by semiconductor memories
magnetic declination
N
the angle (at a particular location) between magnetic north and true north
magnetic dip
N
(physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon
magnetic dipole
N
a dipole with opposing magnetic poles
magnetic dipole moment
N
(physics) a current loop gives rise to a magnetic field characteristic of a magnetic dipole
magnetic disc
N
(computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored
magnetic disk
N
(computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored
magnetic equator
N
an imaginary line paralleling the equator where a magnetic needle has no dip
magnetic field
N
the lines of force surrounding a permanent magnet or a moving charged particle
magnetic field strength
N
the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow
magnetic flux
N
a measure of the strength of a magnetic field over a given area
magnetic flux
N
the lines of force surrounding a permanent magnet or a moving charged particle
magnetic flux density
N
the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow
magnetic flux unit
N
a measure of the strength of a magnetic field per unit area
magnetic force
N
attraction for iron; associated with electric currents as well as magnets; characterized by fields of force
magnetic head
N
an electromagnet (as on a tape recorder) that converts electrical variations into magnetic variations that can be stored on a surface and later retrieved
magnetic inclination
N
(physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon
magnetic induction
N
the process that makes a substance magnetic (temporarily or permanently)
magnetic induction
N
the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow
magnetic ink
N
an ink that contains particles of a magnetic substance whose presence can be detected by magnetic sensors
magnetic intensity
N
the amount of magnetic flux in a unit area perpendicular to the direction of magnetic flow
magnetic iron-ore
N
an oxide of iron that is strongly attracted by magnets
magnetic levitation
N
high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction
magnetic line of force
N
a line of force in a magnetic field
magnetic medium
N
any storage medium in which different patterns of magnetization are used to represent stored bits or bytes of information
magnetic meridian
N
an imaginary line passing through both magnetic poles of the Earth
magnetic mine
N
(nautical) a marine mine that is detonated by a mechanism that responds to magnetic material (as the steel hull of a ship)
magnetic moment
N
the torque exerted on a magnet or dipole when it is placed in a magnetic field
magnetic monopole
N
a hypothetical particle with a single magnetic pole instead of the usual two
magnetic needle
N
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
magnetic north
N
the direction in which a compass needle points
magnetic pole
N
either of two points where the lines of force of the Earth's magnetic field are vertical
magnetic pole
N
one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
magnetic pyrites
N
a brownish iron sulfide mineral (FeS) having weak magnetic properties
magnetic recorder
N
recorder consisting of equipment for making records on magnetic media
magnetic resonance
N
resonance of electrons or atoms or molecules or nuclei to radiation frequencies as a result of space quantization in a magnetic field
magnetic resonance imaging
N
the use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images
magnetic storage
N
any storage medium in which different patterns of magnetization are used to represent stored bits or bytes of information
magnetic storage medium
N
any storage medium in which different patterns of magnetization are used to represent stored bits or bytes of information
magnetic storm
N
a sudden disturbance of the earth's magnetic field; caused by emission of particles from the sun
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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