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magnetism

noun [U] uk   /ˈmæɡ.nə.tɪ.zəm/  us   /-t̬ɪ-/

magnetism noun [U] (ATTRACTIVE QUALITY)

a quality that makes someone very attractive to other people: The actress has a personal magnetism that is rare in someone so young.

magnetism noun [U] (OBJECT)

physics the power of being able to attract iron and steel objects and also push them away
Translations of “magnetism”
in Korean 자성…
in Arabic مَغناطيسِيّة…
in Portuguese magnetismo…
in Catalan magnetisme…
in Japanese マグネシウム…
in Italian magnetismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吸引力, 吸引力,魅力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吸引力, 吸引力,魅力…
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