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antimagnetic

[ an-tee-mag-net-ik, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti mægˈnɛt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ- /
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adjective
resistant to magnetization.
(of a precision instrument, watch, etc.) having the critical parts composed of antimagnetic materials, and hence not seriously affected in accuracy by exposure to magnetic fields.
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Origin of antimagnetic

First recorded in 1945–50; anti- + magnetic
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How to use antimagnetic in a sentence

  • This model was conceived as a more rugged addition to the line, with 300-meter water resistance and an antimagnetic iron cage around the movement.

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British Dictionary definitions for antimagnetic

antimagnetic
/ (ˌæntɪmæɡˈnɛtɪk) /

adjective
of or constructed of a material that does not acquire permanent magnetism when exposed to a magnetic fieldan antimagnetic watch
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