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- being inconsistent with moral duty and natural affection.
Origin of inofficious
Related formsin·of·fi·cious·ness, in·of·fi·ci·os·i·ty [in-uh-fish-ee-os-i-tee] /ˌɪn əˌfɪʃ iˈɒs ɪ ti/, noun
From the Latin
dating back to 1595–1605.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
British Dictionary definitions for inofficious
Derived Formsinofficiously, adverbinofficiousness, noun
- contrary to moral obligation, as the disinheritance of a child by his parentsan inofficious will
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