Meaning of MAGNET in English

MAGNET

transcription, транскрипция: [ mægnɪt ]

( magnets)

1.

If you say that something is a magnet or is like a magnet , you mean that people are very attracted by it and want to go to it or look at it.

Prospect Park, with its vast lake, is a magnet for all health freaks...

N-COUNT : usu a N in sing , oft N for n

2.

A magnet is a piece of iron or other material which attracts iron towards it.

...a fridge magnet.

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