Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: magnets
IPA transcription: [m'æɡnəts]
Usage examples
  • All magnets have two poles, north and south.
  • In that office, where Andrew Carnegie was a messenger boy, the magnets in use to receive the signals sent with the aid of powerful nitric-acid batteries weighed as much as seventy-five pounds apiece.
  • Inasmuch as unlike poles of magnets are attracted to each other and like poles repelled, it follows that this north pole will be repelled by the north pole of the electromagnet, but will swing over and be attracted by its south pole.