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English definition of “magnet”

magnet

noun     /ˈmæɡnət/
[C] an iron object that makes pieces of iron or steel (= metal made with iron ) move towards itMetals and metalworkingChemical elementsPhysics in general
be a magnet for sb If a place or event is a magnet for people , a lot of people go there: Airports are a magnet for thieves .Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
(Definition of magnet noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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