from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Impervious to the effect of a magnetic field; resistant to magnetization.

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  • adj. unable to be magnetized; unaffected by a magnetic field

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  • adj. impervious to the effects of a magnetic field; resistant to magnetization


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