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magnetic

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adjective mag·net·ic \mag-ˈnet-ik\

Medical Definition of magnetic

  1. 1:  of or relating to a magnet or to magnetism

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or characterized by the earth's magnetism

  3. 3:  magnetized or capable of being magnetized

  4. 4:  actuated by magnetic attraction

magnetically \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



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magnetic

noun mag·net·ic

Medical Definition of magnetic

  1. :  a magnetic substance





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