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- intracranial pressure,
- intracutaneous reaction,
- intracutaneous test,
Origin of intractable
Examples from the Web for intractably
The United States and NATO were implicated more deeply, directly and intractably in Afghanistan than they had ever been in Bosnia.
But something in him, some intractably tough bit of his old self, rose up protesting—frantically.A Christmas Garland|Max Beerbohm
"Then it appears to me that Sergeant Troy does not concern us here," she said, intractably.Far from the Madding Crowd|Thomas Hardy
"O no," she said, intractably moving to the other side of the decayed fire.Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
c.1500, "rough, stormy;" 1540s, "not manageable," from Latin intractabilis "not to be handled, unmanageable," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + tractabilis (see tractable). Related: Intractably.