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That is the true ideal; a great nation ought not to be a hammer, but a magnet.

Then he saw that the magnet was fast to the side of the flier, near the stern.

No knife, no rocket pistol, no line with magnet for securing oneself to a hull.

Solange was smiling at him, a smile that drew him like a magnet.

We learn first to play with it academically, as the magnet was once a toy.

"I hear it whispered what magnet draws you thither," he said.

This garden, once Angermann's and made famous by Wagner, is still a magnet.

But you said the polarity couldn't be that of a magnet; then what?

I checked and sat grinning as she came up, the magnet in her hand.

This can be done by spinning a loop of wire between the poles of a magnet.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.