Meaning of “magnetism” in the English Dictionary

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magnetismnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmæɡ·nəˌtɪz·əm/

the power of a magnet to attract other objects:

fig. Elvis’s animal magnetism (= powerful physical attraction) made him a beloved celebrity to millions.

(Definition of “magnetism” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)