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indigestible

[in-di-jes-tuh-buh l, -dahy-] /ˌɪn dɪˈdʒɛs tə bəl, -daɪ-/
adjective
1.
not digestible; not easily digested.
Origin of indigestible
1520-1530
From the Late Latin word indīgestibilis, dating back to 1520-30. See in-3, digestible
Related forms
indigestibility, indigestibleness, noun
indigestibly, adverb
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indigestible

/ˌɪndɪˈdʒɛstəbəl/
adjective
1.
incapable of being digested or difficult to digest
2.
difficult to understand or absorb mentally: an indigestible book
Derived Forms
indigestibility, indigestibleness, noun
indigestibly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for indigestible
adj.

late 15c., from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + digestible; or else from Late Latin indigestibilis. Related: Indigestibility.

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