magnetic force

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n magnetic force attraction for iron; associated with electric currents as well as magnets; characterized by fields of force
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Usage

In literature:

His strong magnetism, never before so potent, gripped her almost like a physical force.
"Ben Blair" by Will Lillibridge
One of the many occult forces he experimented with was human magnetism.
"Born Again" by Alfred Lawson
Was it perchance that magnetic force of will which our Major, and all truly great men, unconsciously exert?
"The Mayor of Troy" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
So, at those seasons of the year when the earth receives least sun-heat, there is least electric and magnetic force.
"Left on Labrador" by Charles Asbury Stephens
In the first case it indicates a naturally more delicate constitution, and less force of animal magnetism.
"Palmistry for All" by Cheiro
The force of magnetism, also, perpetually varies.
"Continental Monthly , Vol. 6, No. 1, July, 1864" by Various
The moon pulls by the magnetic force we call gravitation.
"Fantasia of the Unconscious" by D. H. Lawrence
Instead of a single magnetic pole there is a conflict of forces.
"The Measurement of Intelligence" by Lewis Madison Terman
Arcot was heading for the magnetic force field which surrounded the city when Torlos made a mistake.
"Islands of Space" by John W Campbell
I never before felt such power and magnetic force in any man.
"Fifteen Chapters of Autobiography" by George William Erskine Russell
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In news:

BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc, has introduced the LAH43-86-000A High Force Housed Actuator as the latest addition to its growing line of housed actuators .
The 14-inch diameter dc motor produces up to 60 kW, with smooth torque and speed because the design produces no rotor-to-stator magnetic forces, no cogging, no eddy current losses, and no hysteresis, company said.
This means that as the " levitating " magnet moves up, the magnet force will get greater.
I put a large magnet on the left of the picture with a smaller magnet taped to a Vernier force probe.
This means that as the "levitating" magnet moves up, the magnet force will get greater.
A Dutch firm is applying amplified magnetic force to the task of peeling an onion.
Magnetic North Pole Shifts, Forces Runway Closures at Florida Airport.
If four years ago, Barack Obama was the magnetic force around which Democrats rallied, today the relationship between the president and his party appears to be a bit cooler.
At certain times of year, that destination exerts a magnetic force on us.
Magnetic force is symmetrical with respect to an interchange of north and south poles.
"Sully" Sullenberger: Hero commercial airline captain, former Air Force fighter pilot, safety consulting firm manager Facebook fan club magnet.
She reputedly used to walk her goats in the labyrinth 's quarry area home and would feel a "kind of magnetic force".
Located at the back of the 220,000-square-foot show floor, the area—peppered with olive trees, flowering plants, and real turf—transplants the outdoors into the convention center, and exerts an almost magnetic force on DOD attendees.
The search has great implications for understanding how the tiniest particles work together to make elemental forces like electricity and magnetism work.
Magnetic lines of force loop and twist across the solar surface like a cowboy's lariat.
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In science:

Separation of positive and negative charges can occur in the Earth’s magnetic field as a result of a qv × B force .
Extensive Air Shower Radio Detection: Recent Results and Outlook
For the MHD case the vector ω/ρ does not present frozen-in field due to the fact that magnetic force is not potential.
Canonical description of ideal magnetohydrodynamics and integrals of motion
The forcing sustains a Kolmogorov-like spectrum of magnetic and kinetic energy.
Thermal conduction and particle transport in strong MHD turbulence, with application to galaxy-cluster plasmas
In simulation B, Pm = 75 and the field is amplified from an initially weak seed magnetic field by turbulent velocities sustained by non-helical random forcing.
The divergence of neighboring magnetic field lines and fast-particle diffusion in strong magnetohydrodynamic turbulence, with application to thermal conduction in galaxy clusters
In simulation D, Pm = 1 and the field is amplified from an initially weak seed magnetic field by turbulent veloc ities sustained by maximally helical random forcing.
The divergence of neighboring magnetic field lines and fast-particle diffusion in strong magnetohydrodynamic turbulence, with application to thermal conduction in galaxy clusters
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