a.1.(Chem.) Incapable of being oxidized; as, gold and platinum are inoxidizable in the air.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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For increased accuracy and longevity, Longines decided to add single-crystal silicon balance spirals to its best movements - a resistant and light material that is inoxidizable and unaffected by standard temperature variations, magnetic fields and atmospheric pressure.