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irremediable

[ ir-i-mee-dee-uh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪr ɪˈmi di ə bəl /
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adjective

not admitting of remedy, cure, or repair: irremediable conduct.

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Origin of irremediable

From the Latin word irremediābilis, dating back to 1540–50. See ir-2, remediable

OTHER WORDS FROM irremediable

ir·re·me·di·a·ble·ness, nounir·re·me·di·a·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for irremediable

irremediable
/ (ˌɪrɪˈmiːdɪəbəl) /

adjective

not able to be remedied; incurable or irreparable

Derived forms of irremediable

irremediableness, nounirremediably, adverb
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