magnetics

[mag-net-iks]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the science of magnetism.

Origin:
1780–90; see magnetic, -ics

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magnetics (mæɡˈnɛtɪks)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with magnetism

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Or may be created with relative motion, magnetics, as well as particle distribution.
The orbiter is designed to study atmospherics, magnetics and geology.
There are many places that magnetics may be used in roller coasters.
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