Originating in the French word aimant, the word magnet It is used to identify a mineral whose structure combines a pair of iron oxides and which has the peculiarity of generating attraction in other iron elements, steel or, to a lesser extent, of other kinds of materials .
The magnet has a magnetic field able to cause attraction or repel other magnetic bodies. The matter presents, in its interior, movements of the electrons stored in atoms . When this movement is oriented in different directions, the effect is canceled. Instead, when all those little magnets are in the same line, matter is magnetized.
According to experts, the most powerful force of attraction of a magnet is located in the poles (as the extremes are known). Each magnet has a pair of poles (one that is positive and one with a negative charge): if they are identical, the poles are rejected, while if they are different, the phenomenon of attraction occurs.
In a symbolic sense, the concept of magnet is used to name something that attracts the Will or get the Attention . For example: “Video game consoles are a magnet for children”, "The promotion was a magnet and the business was soon filled with customers", “I feel that Clara has a magnet that constantly attracts me”.
When the term has its origin in Arabic imām, It refers to the person who is responsible for directing the muslim prayer , standing in front of the faithful so that they follow their prayers and movements. The imam can also be a religious, spiritual or political guide within the Muslim community.
In the same way we can not overlook that Magnet It is also the title of one of the novels by the Oscense writer Ramón J. Sender. In 1930 it was when he published this work that brings us closer to one of the most important episodes in the history of Morocco. Specifically, he tells us about the colonial war that took the country as a stage and he does it through his protagonist, Viance, who is a young man who is part of the army of the 200,000 men who crossed Africa at that time.
It is also worth emphasizing that this term is also the name of an Andalusian rock group that was created in 1976 and would disappear four years later. A brief trajectory in which, however, they exerted an important weight within the musical panorama of the moment.
Iñaki Egaña, Manuel Rodríguez, Kiko Guerrero, Federico Cordón, Luis Delgado or Pablo Becerra were some of the members of this formation that decades after their disappearance met again to launch a record with their best performances that also included some compositions unpublished so far.
Magnet Finally, it is the name of a Somali model who is married to the British singer David Bowie .
In the decades of the 70s and 80s it was when she had her greatest professional success that woman who has the privilege of having been one of the first black top models. However, his career has not revolved only around the world of the catwalk because he has also worked in the field of interpretation both in film and on television.