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Spanish translation of “magnet”

magnet

noun /ˈmӕɡnit/
a piece of iron, or of certain other materials, that attracts or repels other pieces of iron etc
imán
A compass uses a magnet to show which way is north.
magnetic /-ˈne-/ adjective of, or having the powers of, or operating by means of, a magnet or magnetism
magnético
magnetic force.
strongly attractive
magnético
a magnetic personality.
magnetically adverb
magnéticamente
The roller in a laser printer is magnetically-charged.
magnetism noun power of attraction
magnetismo
his personal magnetism.
(the science of) magnets and their power of attraction
magnetismo
the magnetism of the Earth.
magnetize verb ( (also magnetiseBritish)) to make magnetic
magnetizar
You can magnetize a piece of iron.
to attract or influence strongly
encantar, hechizar
She’s the kind of person who can magnetize others.
magnetic attraction noun (physics) attraction for iron
atracción magnética
the forces of magnetic attraction and repulsion.
magnetic compass noun a compass with a magnetized needle that indicates the direction of magnetic north
brújula magnética
Columbus used a magnetic compass on his first trans-Atlantic trip.
magnetic field noun (physics) the area in which the pull of a magnet, or thing acting like a magnet, is felt
campo magnético
the Earth’s magnetic field.
magnetic north noun (physics) the direction, either east or west of the true north, in which a magnetized needle points.
norte magnético
(Definition of magnet from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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