Meaning of attractor

at•trac•tor

Pronunciation: (u-trak'tur), [key]
  1. a person or thing that attracts.
  2. a state or behavior toward which a dynamic system tends to evolve, represented as a point or orbit in the system's phase space.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: