antimagnetic

adjective
an·ti·mag·net·ic | \ ˌan-tē-mag-ˈne-tik , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of antimagnetic 

of a watch

: having a balance unit composed of alloys that will not remain magnetized

First Known Use of antimagnetic

1883, in the meaning defined above

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