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inert

Chem having only a limited ability to react chemically; unreactive

inert

[i′nərt]
(science and technology)
Lacking an activity, reactivity, or effect.
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First, although classified as inert, these fillers clearly are able to stimulate a clinically evident granulomatous reaction.
This can be attributed to the fact that it was made of a relatively inert material.
More than 90 percent of pesticides and inert ingredients are never tested for their effects on developing nervous systems," says John Wargo, director of the Yale Center for Children's Environmental Health and author of Risks from Lawn-Care Pesticides, a report from Environment and Human Health.
Omnifit's bottle caps are suitable for many other applications within the laboratory, such as connecting tubing to inert fluidic systems, solvent reservoirs, or waste bottles.
This technology has been used to fight mine fires and create inert mine atmospheres in Australia since 1999.
Because it is inert, the material itself does not clot or clump in the wound, and surgeons can remove it is easily.
is releasing a report on drug inert ingredients that explains these totals.
Sometimes inert, his painted elements turn aggressively active without warning, attacking each other and themselves.
Linus Pauling (see 1931) had pointed out that the inert gas atoms grew less inert as their atomic number increased, so that those with higher atomic numbers might be induced to form a bond with fluorine, which was the most active of all elements and the most apt to snatch an electron from unlikely places.
Many children who are labelled "allergic" to an antibiotic may really be allergic to one of it's inert ingredients.
It features a completely inert, metal-free sample-flow path, and a stainless steel-free solvent delivery path to protect sample integrity and to minimize unspecific surface interaction and corrosion of the instrument.
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