Franz Anton Mesmer animal magnetism.
Paranormal phenomenon of Bio-physic
The terms "human magnetism" or "animal magnetism" came into use around 200 years ago, in the time of such well known figures as Franz Anton Mesmer, the famous healer and hypnotist and later other experimental research scientists like Hector Durville and Albert de Rochas.
Although it is called such, it is not a magnetic force in the usual sense of the word. It would be much more accurate to say it is a concentrated will power that results in such fascinating phenomenon such as magnetism among other strange effects