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immensurable

[ih-men-sher-uh-buh l, -ser-uh-]
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adjective
  1. immeasurable.

Origin of immensurable

From the Late Latin word immēnsūrābilis, dating back to 1525–35. See im-2, mensurable
Related formsim·men·su·ra·bil·i·ty, im·men·su·ra·ble·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for immensurable

Historical Examples

  • Immensurable, im-mens′ūr-a-bl, adj. that cannot be measured.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

    Various

  • He was for bestowing on Zuleika the half of his immensurable estates.

    Zuleika Dobson

    Max Beerbohm


British Dictionary definitions for immensurable

immensurable

adjective
  1. a less common word for immeasurable
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