antimagnetic
adjective Date: 1946 of a watch having a balance unit composed of alloys that will not remain magnetized

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  • antimagnetic — ANTIMAGNÉTIC, Ă, antimagnetici, ce, adj. (tehn.) Care este insensibil la câmpuri magnetice. – Din fr. antimagnétique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 23.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  antimagnétic adj. m., pl. antimagnétici; f. sg …   Dicționar Român

  • antimagnetic — [an΄tī mag net′ik; an΄tēmag net′ik, an΄timag net′ik] adj. constructed of metals, or in designs, that resist magnetism [an antimagnetic watch] …   English World dictionary

  • antimagnetic — /an tee mag net ik, an tuy /, adj. 1. resistant to magnetization. 2. (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… …   Universalium

  • antimagnetic — /æntimægˈnɛtɪk/ (say anteemag netik) adjective of or made of a substance which resists the effect of a magnetic field: an antimagnetic watch …   Australian English dictionary

  • antimagnetic — adjective impervious to the effects of a magnetic field; resistant to magnetization an antimagnetic watch • Ant: ↑magnetic …   Useful english dictionary

  • antimagnetic — adjective unable to be magnetized; unaffected by a magnetic field …   Wiktionary

  • antimagnetic — adj. resistant to magnetism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antimagnetic — an·ti·mag·net·ic …   English syllables

  • antimagnetic — an•ti•mag•net•ic [[t]ˌæn ti mægˈnɛt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ [/t]] adj. 1) elm resistant to magnetization 2) elm (of a precision instrument, watch, etc.) having the critical parts composed of materials resistant to magnetization, and hence not affected by… …   From formal English to slang

  • Antimagnetic watch — Anti magnetic (non magnetic) watches are those that are able to run with minimal deviation when exposed to a certain magnetic field. The International Organization for Standardization issued a standard for magnetic resistant watches, which many… …   Wikipedia

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