Definition of Attracting

1. a. That attracts.



Definition of Attracting

1. Verb. (present participle of attract) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Attracting

1. attract [v] - See also: attract

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Attracting

attract mode
attract modes
attractability
attractable
attractance
attractances
attractancies
attractancy
attractant
attractants
attracted
attracter
attracters
attractile
attracting (current term)
attractingly
attraction
attraction sphere
attractions
attractive
attractive(a)
attractive feature
attractive force
attractive nuisance
attractive nuisances
attractively
attractiveness
attractivenesses
attractivity

Literary usage of Attracting

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1. Elements of the Theory of the Newtonian Potential Function by Benjamin Osgood Peirce (1902)
"The Second Derivatives of the Potential Function are Finite at Points within the attracting Mass. If the point P lies within ..."

2. The Theory and Practice of Absolute Measurements in Electricity and Magnetism by Andrew Gray (1888)
"The attracting plate A is connected by a light wire r attracting with a brass plate supported by a glass column from an,i the roof. ..."

3. Our Country: Its Possible Future and Its Present Crisis by Josiah Strong (1885)
"... indicates that as yet we have seen only beginnings. Those controlling causes are three-fold. 1. The attracting influences of the United States. 2. ..."

4. Opportunity 2000: Creative Affirmative Action Strategies for a Changing (1988)
"attracting Older Workers Of all the groups discussed in this study, older workers may be the most difficult to reach and attract. ..."

5. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Francis Wall Oliver, Anton Kerner von Marilaun, Marian (Balfour) Busk (1895)
"... MEANS OF attracting ANIMALS. The flowers of the Phygelius capensis (illustrated in fig. 2513) show at the base of the tubular corolla a small expansion ..."

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