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synonyms for magnetic needle

  • compass needle
  • indicator
  • needle
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The needle of the archdruidress broke, as she shook her head viciously at the scoffer.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The individual prisms are usually slender, with one beveled, wedge-like end, but are sometimes needle-like.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
He went off whistling, and Isabel raised her hand and looked at it meditatively; his own had been unexpectedly warm and magnetic.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
She was so handy with a needle, and allus ready to cut out calico dingusses that the peon gals could sew up.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
Yellowish or brown, needle-like or rhombic crystals of hematoidin (Fig. 32) may be seen after hemorrhage into the bowel.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The dip of the south end of the needle at Goulburn Island was 27 degrees 32 1/2 minutes.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
He placed it over the middle of the compass, and altered its position until it lay exactly in the same direction as the needle.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
She came with an easy smile into the little group, and immediately her magnetic presence seemed to rivet all attention.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
Thus, the magnetic telegraph was expected for quite three hundred years before its first tap of the keys announced its presence.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Examine carefully the form of the needle, and try the hook, to ascertain that it is perfectly smooth.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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