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Lodestone

A variety of magnetite that possesses magnetic polarity.
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They first used a lodestone or natural magnetised iron ore.
At the start they were lodestones, were miraculous.
Petersburg clearly has Petipa and Ivanov as its lodestones, the Danes have Bournonville, New York City Ballet has Balanchine and Robbins.
Like lodestones lodged in the freeway-veined maze of metropolitan Los Angeles, the region's major museums draw local patrons and out-of-town visitors to their doors.
5 /PRNewswire/ -- Lodestone Solutions, a healthcare database company, announces the launch of the Physician Email Solutions Masterfile, a compilation of Lodestones' Physician Demographic and Physician Group Practice databases.
ATLANTA -- Lodestone Solutions, a healthcare intelligence company based in Atlanta, Georgia, has named Kevin Guthrie Vice President and General Manager to provide strategic direction for the future growth and expansion of the organization.