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tr.v. mag·net·ized, mag·net·iz·ing, mag·net·iz·es
1. To make magnetic.
2. To attract, charm, or influence: a campaign speech that magnetized the crowd.

mag′net·iz′a·ble adj.
mag′net·iz′er n.
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(ˈmæɡnɪtaɪz) or


(General Physics) (of a substance or object) having been made magnetic
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Adj.1.magnetized - having the properties of a magnetmagnetized - having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron or steel; "the hard disk is covered with a thin coat of magnetic material"
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For example, magnetized steel looks just like steel which has not been magnetized, but its behaviour is in some ways different.
Might and wrong combined, like iron magnetized, are endowed with irresistible attraction.
The world has been instructed by its kings, who have so magnetized the eyes of nations.
The Collector, 1991-92, for instance, was displayed on a high shelf, somewhat perversely for a series of low, rolling toy dogs that were magnetized and then "walked" daily, gradually collecting layers of metal street-debris.
MR fluids are suspensions of particles that can be magnetized, and exhibit fast, strong, and reversible changes in their rheological properties upon application of a magnetic field.
The magnet arcs were oriented through the centerline and magnetized prior to assembly.
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The adjustable non-ferrous metal stop rest and vee clamp prevent accumulation of grounding dust and eases part removal in cases where pins have become magnetized. The Pin Vise cost $198.
In their expansive solos, Vanessa Thiessen and Matthew Boyes seemed only peripherally aware of each other, but gradually, inevitably, she was magnetized into his arms.
[15] used a scattering matrix method to calculate the reflection, transmission and absorption characteristic of EM wave propagation in nonuniform magnetized plasma, where the external magnetized field direction is perpendicular to the direction of EM wave propagation.
The new low temperature records have been made by taking advantage of the fact that when a substance is magnetized, it heats up.
The October 2010 issue of Discovery Magazine features a discussion of Magnetized Target Fusion (MTF), in an article titled "The Long and Winding Road to Fusion." MTF explores the possibility of operating at a fusion fuel density intermediate between the relatively low density of the tokamak mainline magnetic approach to fusion and the ultrahigh density characteristic of inertial confinement fusion.