magnet: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mag'nit), [key]
- a body, as a piece of iron or steel, that possesses the property of attracting certain substances, as iron.
- a lodestone.
- a thing or person that attracts: The park was a magnet for pickpockets and muggers.
- var. ofbefore some vowels: magneton.
- magnet (Thesaurus)