\maɡnˈɛtɪkə͡l], \maɡnˈɛtɪkəl], \m_a_ɡ_n_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_k_əl]\
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By Noah Webster.
Pertaining to the magnet or magnetism; having the properties of the magnet; attractive. Magnetic battery, a combination of magnets with their poles similarly disposed. Magnetic equator, the line round the globe where the needle has no dip. Magnetic fluid, a fluid assumed to account for magnetism. Magnetic induction, power in a magnet of imparting its qualities to certain other substances. Magnetic meridian, the direction indicated by a freely suspended needle. Magnetic pole, the pole where the needle dips vertically.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
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