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inactive

1. Chem (of a substance) having little or no reactivity
2. (of an element, isotope, etc.) having little or no radioactivity
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It seems that the primary reason for blind women's dissatisfaction was spending time inactively at home and doing repetitive works such as studying, listening to radio, and etc.
Van Dusen's 1951 book, God in Education: A Tract for the Times, sits inactively on the shelves of many libraries across the United States where it has not been deaccessioned altogether.
239) Reports from the February 2011 SEC panel recommend extending the circuit breakers to all securities except those that are mostly inactively traded.
Because I am White, I will have to actively fight these systems of oppression or inactively become the oppressor.
Standing-gazing (SG): Animal is standing inactively and gazing at a stimulus.
The 2011 Healthy Families theme, FIT KIDS = HAPPY KIDS, will address the current epidemics of poor nutrition (too many calories, not enough nutrients) and inactively in children.
But acorn abundance has allowed deer to hide inactively in some of the most inaccessible areas, where they don't have to move far to feed.
In other words, this broadened exclusion eliminates earth movement related to earthquake or landslide and mine subsidence, regardless if the mine is actively or inactively in operation.
At the beginning of the film, for example, there is a scene where a bus could not pass the West gate (one of the ancient city gates in Hengchun), metaphorically revealing an inactively resistant attitude of an old town toward the dominant, modern culture of the outside.