magnetic
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magnetic
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (physics)
a. magnético
MRI scanners make use of very powerful magnetic fields, which means you need to keep metal objects away from them.Los escáneres IRM utilizan campos magnéticos muy poderosos; por esto hay que guardar alejados los objetos metálicos.
2. (using magnets or magnetism)
a. magnético
These days you can get badges with magnetic fasteners that don't damage your clothing.Actualmente hay pines con cierre magnético que no dañan la ropa.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(charming)
a. magnético
Charles seems to have a magnetic attraction for women; perhaps it's because of his sense of humor.Charles parece tener una atracción magnética para las mujeres; quizás sea por su sentido de humor.
b. lleno de magnetismo
Adriana is a charming and intelligent woman with a magnetic personality.Adriana es una mujer encantadora e inteligente que tiene una personalidad llena de magnetismo.
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magnetic
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (force, pole)
a. magnético(a)
2. (fig)
a. cautivador(ora) (personality)
magnetic compassbrújula f
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magnetic [mæɡˈnetɪk]
adjective
magnético; carismático;
modifier
magnetic card reader (n) lector (m) de tarjeta magnética
magnetic disk (n) disco (m) magnético
magnetic field (n) campo (m) magnético
magnetic mine (n) mina (f) magnética
magnetic needle (n) aguja (f) magnética
magnetic north (n) norte (m) magnético
magnetic pole (n) polo (m) magnético
magnetic tape (n) cinta (f) magnética
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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magnetic resonance imaging
la resonancia magnética
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