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EtymologyEdit

magnet +‎ -ism

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) enPR: mägnĕtĭzm, IPA(key): /ˈmæɡ.nəˌtɪz.əm/
  • Hyphenation: mag‧ne‧tism

NounEdit

magnetism (countable and uncountable, plural magnetisms)

  1. (physics) The property of being magnetic.
  2. (physics) The science which treats of magnetic phenomena.
  3. Power of attraction; power to excite the feelings and to gain the affections.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for magnetism in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

magnet +‎ -ism

NounEdit

magnetism c

  1. magnetism

DeclensionEdit

Declension of magnetism 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative magnetism magnetismen
Genitive magnetisms magnetismens

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