odylic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

odyle +‎ -ic

Adjective[edit]

odylic (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) Of or pertaining to the alleged natural force of od.
    Synonym: odic
    • 1850, Karl Freiherr von Reichenbach, Researches on Magnetism, Electricity, Heat, Light, Crystallization, and Chemical Attraction:
      A bundle of bars or of horse-shoes, placed with like magnetic poles in contact, has its odylic poles reversed, so as to alternate with each other.