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 Dictionary entry overview: What does magnetic iron-ore mean? 

  The noun MAGNETIC IRON-ORE has 1 sense:

1. an oxide of iron that is strongly attracted by magnets

  Familiarity information: MAGNETIC IRON-ORE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1magnetic iron-ore [BACK TO TOP]


An oxide of iron that is strongly attracted by magnets

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Nouns denoting substances


magnetic iron-ore; magnetite

Hypernyms ("magnetic iron-ore" is a kind of...):

iron ore (an ore from which iron can be extracted)

Holonyms ("magnetic iron-ore" is a substance of...):

emery (a hard grey-black mineral consisting of corundum and either hematite or magnetite; used as an abrasive (especially as a coating on paper))

loadstone; lodestone (a permanent magnet consisting of magnetite that possess polarity and has the power to attract as well as to be attracted magnetically)

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