Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A ferromagnetic substance.
  • noun A substance with magnetic properties resembling those of iron.
  • noun A ferromagnetic magnet.

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  • noun physics a ferromagnetic material
  • noun a magnet made from such material

Etymologies

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From ferro- + magnet

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