magnet magnet  /ˈmæɡ nət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field
  2. (n) a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts

Usage(s):

  1. He used the magnet to hold the filings in place at the site of the rupture until new tissue grew over them to close the hole.
  2. One of the most pervasive and mysterious phenomena in the universe is magnetism.
  3. If that doesn't make him enough of a babe magnet, Fai has the hippest job around.

News

  1. MCS Memories: Lessons learned at Springdale Magnet

    My son was a happy passenger each morning as we drove his older sister to Springdale Magnet optional school years ago. He’d listen, wide-eyed, as she talked nonstop about what she’d learned or her friends or teacher.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

  2. IMI Announces Record Lift Magnet Sales in 2013

    IMI is pleased to announce record lift magnet sales in 2013 across all lift magnet lines including CreativeLifts™, PowerLifts®, BasicLifts™ & VersaLifts™. (PRWeb June 28, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013_IMI_Lift_Magnets/06_Magnetic_Lifts/prweb10883354.htm
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Magnet Forensics Adds iOS and Android Mobile Internet Evidence Recovery Capability with the Introduction of Internet ...

    Magnet Forensics introduces, INTERNET EVIDENCE FINDER™ ADVANCED (IEF Advanced) v6.1. IEF Advanced extends the powerful evidence search and recovery capabilities of IEF to iOS and Android powered smartphones, tablets and mobile devices. (PRWeb June 28, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10879850.htm
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "Robert was a lovely man who truly had a zest for life," Sports Editor Terry Taylor said. "He had a twinkle in his eye, a sly sense of humor and, usually, a self-deprecating remark that made him an irresistible magnet for all of us. We loved...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Terry Taylor Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Waikiki to me is like a magnet for the world," Ho said in a 2005 interview with The Associated Press. "Waikiki is a beacon. It's like a shining light."
    on May 5, 2007 By: Don Ho Source: Washington Post

  3. "She has a like a magnet inside of her, and there's one in the basketball," teammate Lindsey Harding said. "And anytime someone missed it just goes right in her hands. People say that she has a nose for the ball and she does."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Lindsey Harding Source: The Associated Press

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