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diamagnet

[dahy-uh-mag-nit] /ˈdaɪ əˌmæg nɪt/
noun, Physics.
1.
a diamagnetic substance.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; back formation from diamagnetic
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  • The only way you will be able to actually get the magnet to levitate indefinitely is to use a superconductor as the diamagnet.
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diamagnet

/ˈdaɪəˌmæɡnɪt/
noun
1.
a substance exhibiting diamagnetism
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