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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·or·gan·ic /ˌɪ(ˌ)nɔrˈgænɪk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·or·gan·ic /ˌɪnˌɔrˈgænɪk/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·or·gan·ic a.
 1. Not organic; without the organs necessary for life; devoid of an organized structure; unorganized; lifeness; inanimate.
 Note:The term inorganic is used to denote any one the large series of substances (as minerals, metals, etc.), which are not directly connected with vital processes, either in origin or nature, and which are broadly and relatively contrasted with organic substances. See Organic5.
 Inorganic Chemistry. See under Chemistry.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: relating or belonging to the class of compounds not having a
             carbon basis; "hydrochloric and sulfuric acids are
             called inorganic substances" [ant: organic]
      2: lacking the properties characteristic of living organisms
         [ant: organic]