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inorganic

 [in″or-gan´ik]
1. having no organs.
2. not of organic origin.
3. in chemistry, said of substances not derived from hydrocarbons.

in·or·gan·ic

(in'ōr-gan'ik),
1. Not organic; not formed by living organisms.
2.
3. Not containing carbon.

in·or·gan·ic

(in'ōr-gan'ik)
1. Not organic; not formed by living organisms.
3. Not containing carbon.

inorganic

Of chemical compounds, not having the structure of, or derived from, compounds found in living organisms. Not containing carbon.

in·or·gan·ic

(in'ōr-gan'ik)
1. Not organic; not formed by living organisms.
3. Not containing carbon.
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