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inextricable (adj.)

early 15c., from Latin inextricabilis "that cannot be disentangled," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + extricare "to disentangle" (see extricate). Related: Inextricably; inextricability.

updated on November 18, 2015

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Definitions of inextricable from WordNet

inextricable (adj.)
not permitting extrication; incapable of being disentangled or untied;
inextricable unity
an inextricable knot
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