ad·a·man·tine /ˌædəˈmænˌtin, ˌtaɪn, ˈmæntṇ/
ad·a·man·tine /ˌædəˈmænˌtɪn, ˌtaɪn, ˈmæntṇ/ 形容詞
1. Made of adamant, or having the qualities of adamant; incapable of being broken, dissolved, or penetrated; as, adamantine bonds or chains.
2. Min. Like the diamond in hardness or luster.
adj 1: consisting of or having the hardness of adamant
2: having the hardness of a diamond
3: not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course;
unsusceptible to persuasion; "he is adamant in his refusal
to change his mind"; "Cynthia was inexorable; she would
have none of him"- W.Churchill; "an intransigent
conservative opposed to every liberal tendancy" [syn: adamant,