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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.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction

magnetism noun [U] (OBJECT)

physics the power of being able to attract iron and steel objects and also push them awayElectricity and electronicsMetals and metalworkingChemical elements
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