From King Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmagneticmag‧net‧ic /mæɡˈnetɪk/ ●●○ adjective 1 HPEconcerning or produced by magnetism magnetic forces2 DThaving the power of a magnet or behaving like a magnet a magnetic bulletin board3 magnetic personality/charm etcmagnetically /-kli/ adverb
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magneticThe firm designs and sells magnetic and optical sensors for use on factory production lines.a magnetic bulletin boardTurns on to headings will be made at the standard rate, but using the stop-watch, not magnetic compass.Two people standing at distant points on the globe would have completely different ideas about where the magnetic north pole lay.A compass needle points to the magnetic north pole.