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magnetic levitation

n.1.The process of supporting an object, such as a vehicle, with a magnetic field so that it does not contact the object supporting it; it is a method used for eliminating friction in moving vehicles, and is used, e.g. in high-speed rail technology where a train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction.
Noun1.magnetic levitationmagnetic levitation - high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction
Synonyms: maglev
maglev, rail technology, railroading
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magnetic field
magnetic field strength
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magnetic flux
magnetic flux density
magnetic flux unit
magnetic force
magnetic head
magnetic inclination
magnetic induction
magnetic ink
Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
magnetic intensity
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magnetic iron-ore
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magnetic line of force
magnetic medium
magnetic meridian
magnetic mine
magnetic moment
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magnetic needle
magnetic north
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magnetic pole
Magnetic poles
magnetic pyrites
magnetic recorder
magnetic resonance
magnetic resonance imaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
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