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"My feeling is that the chance of our surviving into the twenty-first century as working civilization is less than fifty percent but greater than zero."
- Isaac Asimov

Impermite  
  A substance that is impervious to penetration.  

The great dome of impermite lay dazzling in the sunshine. The electron-stripped element, fabulously heavy, was as impenetrable to offensive weapons as the space-warp of Yorrick, the web-curtain of Chico. A section rolled open as the Arethusa approached, closed automatically behind it.
From Redmask of the Outlands, by Nat Schachner.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1934
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Compare to durite from Misfit (1939) by Robert Heinlein, Eadhamite from When the Sleeper Wakes (1899) by HG Wells, plasteel from Dune (1965) by Frank Herbert, scrith from Ringworld (1970) by Larry Niven and ultron from Armageddon: 2419 AD (1928) by Philip Frances Nowlan.

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