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inert
used in A Thousand Acres

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Definition
unmoving, inactive, or unable to move

or:

slow, lethargic, or without interest

or (in chemistry/medicine):

chemically inactive (not having an effect)
  • I could have saved it forever in these inert glass bottles.
    p. 366.9

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