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unrepairable

[uhn-ri-pair-uh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. that cannot be repaired: Some old clocks are unrepairable.
  2. that cannot be rectified or remedied; irreparable.

Origin of unrepairable

First recorded in 1605–15; un-1 + repair1 + -able
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Word Origin and History for unrepairable

adj.

1610s, from un- (1) "not" + repairable. Related: Unrepairably.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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