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at·trac·tion

attraction

 
 
pronunciation:
traek shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or power of attracting.
They learned about magnetic attraction in class.
similar words:
appeal, magnetism
definition 2: a thing or quality that attracts.
The beach is one of this town's many attractions.
 
similar words:
bait
definition 3: a movie, concert, or other event that many people want to see.
The newspaper listed the attractions coming to the theater.
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The word attraction contains the following part:
tract Latin root that means draw, pull