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Definition 1: the branch of science that studies magnetism - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for magnetism in the sense of this definition

(magnetism is a kind of ...) geology that uses physical principles to study properties of the earth

Definition 2: attraction for iron; associated with electric currents as well as magnets; characterized by fields of force - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for magnetism in the sense of this definition

(magnetism is a kind of ...) the force by which one object attracts another

(... is a kind of magnetism ) magnetism produced by an electric current

"electromagnetism was discovered when it was observed that a copper wire carrying an electric current can magnetize pieces of iron or steel near it"

(... is a kind of magnetism ) magnetic field creates parallel but opposing spins; varies with temperature

(... is a kind of magnetism ) phenomenon exhibited by materials like copper or bismuth that become magnetized in a magnetic field with a polarity opposite to the magnetic force; unlike iron they are slightly repelled by a magnet

(... is a kind of magnetism ) phenomenon exhibited by materials like iron (nickel or cobalt) that become magnetized in a magnetic field and retain their magnetism when the field is removed

(... is a kind of magnetism ) materials like aluminum or platinum become magnetized in a magnetic field but it disappears when the field is removed

(... are attributes of magnetism) having the properties of a magnet; the ability to draw or pull

"an attractive force"

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