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unreactive

(of a substance) not readily partaking in chemical reactions
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At the other pole were unreactive cases resembling lepromatous leprosy in showing numerous organisms in the apparent absence of all cell-mediated immune response.
If acted upon by GPx in the normal manner, hydrogen peroxide readily converts to unreactive water, thereby removing the oxidative risk.
The long unreactive side group in the OTMS cross-linker could increase the damping properties of the irregular networks.
With hard work ruined by a sleepy, unreactive, defence 22 seconds into the second half.
Most of these gases are highly unreactive, as a result of which they are widely used in non-reactive applications.
We do not know if he would get along with a dog, although he seems to be unreactive.
The hereditary material that cells must preserve at all costs, DNA is chemically unreactive, structurally inflexible, and almost immobile.
2%) plasma samples from the survey that were unreactive by Wantai were tested for HEV IgM and IgG.
Surgeons tried again the next day and Bradley's parents were told this surgery had been a success, but they said he deteriorated further with his pupils becoming dilated and unreactive and his eyes began to bulge from his head.
Homogeneous Catalysis for Unreactive Bond Activation
Superoxide dismutase can selectively scavenge a superoxide radical by catalyzing its dismutation to hydrogen peroxide and molecular oxygen, while GPx and CAT decompose hydrogen peroxide to the unreactive species.
The affected pupil is dilated and either reacts sluggishly or is completely unreactive.