Definition of magnetizable in English:


(British magnetisable)


  • See magnetize

    • ‘Steel can be magnetizable or not according to the percentage of carbon in the steel.’
    • ‘The main impact of the diamagnetic components is dilution of the strongly magnetizable minerals.’
    • ‘We investigated the destruction of targeted cancer cells using two types of magnetizable beads and pulsed magnetic forces.’
    • ‘The wire was found to be magnetizable, but this property could be easily eliminated by heating to a dull red and cooling, either rapidly or slowly.’
    • ‘All soils have some potentially magnetizable components, the nature of the ferrous mineralization and particle size being a major influencing factor.’