electro-magnetic love



from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to electromagnetics, or to the relation between electricity and magnetism; of the nature of electromagnetism. See electromagnetism. Also galvanomagnetic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to electromagnetism.
  • adjective an engine in which the motive force is electro-magnetism.
  • adjective (Physics) a theory of light which makes it consist in the rapid alternation of transient electric currents moving transversely to the direction of the ray.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective pertaining to or exhibiting magnetism produced by electric charge in motion


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