Meaning of 磁

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English Definition: magnetic; magnetism; porcelain
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (stone) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ shí ] stone, rock, mineral
    • [ ] now, here; this; time, year
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Example Words
磁场 chǎng magnetic field
电磁 diàn electromagnetic
磁性 xìng magnetic; magnetism
磁带 dài magnetic tape; Classifiers:
电磁波 diàn electromagnetic wave
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Example Sentences
And he would be right. But he shouldn't count on finding one right away; magnetic monopoles have eluded our best scientists for centuries.
I read him checklists, learning words like "aileron, " "magnetos, " and "pitot" that no one else in my first-grade class knew.
From the formulation of two kinds of three-dimensional abnormal magnetism, we deduce the result of indefinite integral transformation and draw a parameter plots by the parameter equation.
He figures finding a magnetic monopole would put him on the fast track for a Nobel Prize.
We on Earth have protection in the form of a magnetic shield.