English version

inert in Chemistry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinertin‧ert /ɪˈnɜːt $ -ɜːrt/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 technicalHC not producing a chemical reaction when combined with other substances 🔊 inert gases2 NOT MOVING literary not moving, or not having the strength or power to move 🔊 He lay, inert, in his bed.3 SLOWnot willing to do anything 🔊 The government was inert and inefficient.inertness noun [uncountable]
Examples from the Corpus
inertShe lay there, inert.School officials remained inert on the issue of bullying.