A piece of iron or other material which has its component atoms so ordered that the material exhibits properties of magnetism, such as attracting other iron-containing objects or aligning itself in an external magnetic field
the principle of magnets repelling each other
A man who is very attractive to women
= babe magnet.
A permanent magnet which provides a stationary magnetic field in an electrical apparatus, especially a motor or dynamo.
A building in which magnetic apparatus is kept.
Designating an electrical instrument or apparatus in which a permanent magnet is situated within a fixed coil, so that either the magnet moves when a current flows through the coil or else movement of the magnet generates a current.
A school designed to attract pupils from various areas or groups, especially one offering specialist tuition in a particular subject alongside the standard curriculum
A magnetic object in which the magnetism is induced rather than natural.
A magnet that retains its magnetic properties in the absence of an inducing field or current
A magnet with poles at the sides and not the ends
A soft metal core made into a magnet by the passage of electric current through a coil surrounding it