indeterminable

[ in-di-tur-muh-nuh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪn dɪˈtɜr mə nə bəl /

adjective

not determinable; incapable of being ascertained.
incapable of being decided or settled.

Origin of indeterminable

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

Related forms

in·de·ter·mi·na·ble·ness, nounin·de·ter·mi·na·bly, adverb
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indeterminable

/ (ˌɪndɪˈtɜːmɪnəbəl) /

adjective

incapable of being ascertained
incapable of being settled

Derived Forms

indeterminableness, nounindeterminably, adverb
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