from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of lodestone.
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- n. Alternative form of lodestone.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A piece of magnetite, a magnetic iron ore, possessing polarity like a magnetic needle, having the power to attract as well as to be attracted magnetically. See magnetite.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See lodestone.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a permanent magnet consisting of magnetite that possess polarity and has the power to attract as well as to be attracted magnetically
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