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2 definitions found
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Attracter \At*tract"er\, n.
One who, or that which, attracts.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: an entertainer who attracts large audiences; "he was the
biggest drawing card they had" [syn: drawing card,
draw, attraction, attractor, attracter]
2: (physics) a point in the ideal multidimensional phase space
that is used to describe a system toward which the system
tends to evolve regardless of the starting conditions of the
system [syn: attractor, attracter]
3: a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts;
"flowers are an attractor for bees" [syn: attraction,
attractor, attracter, attractive feature, magnet]
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