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ineradicable

[ in-i-rad-i-kuh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn ɪˈræd ɪ kə bəl /
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adjective
not eradicable; not capable of being eradicated, rooted out, or completely removed.
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Origin of ineradicable

First recorded in 1810–20; in-3 + eradicable

OTHER WORDS FROM ineradicable

in·e·rad·i·ca·ble·ness, nounin·e·rad·i·ca·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for ineradicable

ineradicable
/ (ˌɪnɪˈrædɪkəbəl) /

adjective
not able to be removed or rooted out; inextirpablean ineradicable disease

Derived forms of ineradicable

ineradicableness, nounineradicably, adverb
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