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Definition of "nonmagnetic" [nonmagnetic]

  • Not magnetic; not affected by a magnet. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nonmagnetic" in a sentence
  • "And since higher grades of stainless steel are typically nonmagnetic and cheaper types usually are magnetic, the magnet test could help you find a stainless-steel grill whose exteriors might hold up better in the long run: Bring a magnet with you to the store and check the stainless on different spots like the firebox, shelf, and cart doors of the models you're considering."
  • "As a result of ensuing manufacturing changes, some better-quality stainless is now magnetic and some lower grades are nonmagnetic, according to two industry sources, Alex Gafford, director of research and development for Char-Broil, and Mike Kempster Sr., executive vice president for Weber-Stephen Products Co., maker of Weber grills."
  • "Fert and Gruenberg looked at current traveling through a multilayer stack of magnetized materials separated by nonmagnetic spacers."