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nonvolatile

[non-vol-uh-tl, -til or, esp. British, -tahyl] /nɒnˈvɒl ə tl, -tɪl or, esp. British, -ˌtaɪl/
adjective
1.
not volatile.
2.
(of computer memory) having the property of retaining data when electrical power fails or is turned off.
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  • The researchers also paired the new dye with a nonvolatile solvent-based electrolyte.
  • But polymer memory could potentially store far more data than other nonvolatile alternatives.
  • Most semi- and nonvolatile interferences remain in the boiling flask.

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