from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to electromagnetism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to electromagnetics, or to the relation between electricity and magnetism; of the nature of electromagnetism. See electromagnetism. Also galvanomagnetic.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. pertaining to or exhibiting magnetism produced by electric charge in motion
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Then there's Claude Victor Gaume's streamlined electro-magnetic engine from 1872.
An electro-magnetic elevator creates electricity and in Jernhusen's own two-story office suite, the stairwell walls are filled with huge photographs of the outdoors to encourage walking.
Now I am reporting that the problem of electro-magnetic interference affecting commercial flights is much bigger than previously suspected.
He has the ability to manipulate magnetism and generate electro-magnetic forces.
While a most effective anti-missile measure, especially if modified to produce a larger electro-magnetic field that could disable missiles hundreds of miles outside of the blast radius, they were to close to do any good.
Are our bodies able to cope with the increased electro-magnetic radiation?
They are organs for converting light into electro-magnetic impulses.
They are organs for converting light into electro-magnetic impulses Photograph: PIETRO CROCCHIONI/EPA
Now there's some silly open-ended "what's the big threats out there?" question – and of course Newt mentions a massive electro-magnetic pulse that would destroy all of America's electronics.
The Variable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket (VASIMR) is an electro-magnetic thruster for spacecraft propulsion.