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indeterminable

[ in-di-tur-muh-nuh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn dɪˈtɜr mə nə bəl /
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adjective
not determinable; incapable of being ascertained.
incapable of being decided or settled.
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Origin of indeterminable

From the Late Latin word indēterminābilis, dating back to 1480–90. See in-3, determinable

OTHER WORDS FROM indeterminable

in·de·ter·mi·na·ble·ness, nounin·de·ter·mi·na·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for indeterminable

indeterminable
/ (ˌɪndɪˈtɜːmɪnəbəl) /

adjective
incapable of being ascertained
incapable of being settled

Derived forms of indeterminable

indeterminableness, nounindeterminably, adverb
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