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indecipherable

[in-di-sahy-fer-uh-buh l] /ˌɪn dɪˈsaɪ fər ə bəl/
adjective
1.
not decipherable; illegible.
2.
not understandable; incomprehensible.
Origin of indecipherable
1795-1805
First recorded in 1795-1805; in-3 + decipherable
Related forms
indecipherability, indecipherableness, noun
indecipherably, adverb
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indecipherable

/ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfərəbəl; -frəbəl/
adjective
1.
not decipherable; illegible
Derived Forms
indecipherability, indecipherableness, noun
indecipherably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for indecipherable
adj.

1802, from in- (1) "not" + decipherable (see decipher). Related: Indecipherability.

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