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ge·o·mag·ne·tism

 (jē′ō-măg′nĭ-tĭz′əm)
n.
1. The magnetism of the earth.
2. The study of the earth's magnetism.

ge′o·mag·net′ic (-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
ge′o·mag·net′i·cal·ly adv.
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ge•o•mag•net•ic

(ˌdʒi oʊ mægˈnɛt ɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of geomagnetism.
[1900–05]
ge`o•mag`ne•ti′cian (-nɪˈtɪʃ ən) ge`o•mag′ne•tist, n.
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Translations
geomagneetinen

geomagnetic

[ˌdʒiːəʊmægˈnetɪk] ADJgeomagnético
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