Ineradicable In`e*rad"i*ca*ble, a. Incapable of being eradicated or rooted out. [1913 Webster]

The bad seed thus sown was ineradicable. --Ld. Lytton. [1913 Webster]

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  • ineradicable — adjective not able to be eradicated …   Wiktionary

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