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inanimate

 [in-an´ĭ-mat]
1. without life.
2. lacking in animation.

in·an·i·mate

(in-an'i-māt),
Not alive.
[L. in- neg. + anima, breath, soul]

inanimate

/in·an·i·mate/ (-an´im-it)
1. without life.
2. lacking in animation.

inanimate

[inan′imit]
Etymology: L, in, not, animus, life spirit
not alive; lacking signs of life.

in·an·i·mate

(in-an'i-măt)
Not alive.
[L. in- neg. + anima, breath, soul]

inanimate

1. without life.
2. lacking in animation.
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