Incurability
Incurability In*cur`a*bil"i*ty, n. [Cf. F. incurabilit['e] incurability, LL. incurabilitas negligence.] The state of being incurable; irremediableness. --Harvey. [1913 Webster]

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  • incurability — noun 1. incapability of being cured or healed • Syn: ↑incurableness • Ant: ↑curableness (for: ↑incurableness), ↑curability • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • incurability — noun The quality or state of being incurable not being able to be cured. Syn: incurableness …   Wiktionary

  • incurability — n. quality of being incurable, inability to be curedin·cur·a·bil·i·ty || ‚ɪnkjÊŠrÉ™ bɪlÉ™tɪ / kjÊŠÉ™r …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • incurable — incurability, incurableness, n. incurably, adv. /in kyoor euh beuhl/, adj. 1. not curable; that cannot be cured, remedied, or corrected: an incurable disease. 2. not susceptible to change: his incurable pessimism. n. 3. a person suffering from an …   Universalium

  • incurableness — noun incapability of being cured or healed • Syn: ↑incurability • Ant: ↑curableness, ↑curability (for: ↑incurability) • Derivationally related forms: ↑incurabl …   Useful english dictionary

  • Incurableness — In*cur a*ble*ness, n. The state of being incurable; incurability. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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