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electromagnet

noun [C] uk   /ɪˌlek.trəuˈmæɡ.nət/ us    /-troʊ-/ specialized
a device made from a piece of iron that becomes magnetic when a changing current is passed through the wire that goes around it
Translations of “electromagnet”
in Spanish electroimán…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電磁鐵, 電磁體…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电磁铁, 电磁体…
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