Inextirpable In`ex*tir"pa*ble, a. [L. inexstirpabilis: cf. F. inextirpable. See {In-} not, and {Extirpate}.] Not capable of being extirpated or rooted out; ineradicable. [1913 Webster]

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  • inextirpable — [ inɛkstirpabl ] adj. • 1508; lat. inextirpabilis ♦ Rare Qui ne peut être extirpé. Racine, souche inextirpable. ♢ Fig. ⇒ indéracinable, tenace. « ce vice est inextirpable » (A. Gide). ⊗ CONTR. Extirpable. ● inextirpable adjectif Qui ne peut être… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • inextirpable — [in eks′tər pə bəl; in΄eks tʉr′pə bəl, in΄ik stʉr′pə bəl] adj. [L inextirpabilis] that cannot be extirpated, or rooted out …   English World dictionary

  • inextirpable — /in ik sterr peuh beuhl/, adj. incapable of being extirpated: inextirpable disease. [1425 75; late ME < L inexstirpabilis. See IN 3, EXTIRPATE, BLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • inextirpable — ► adjetivo Que no puede ser extirpado: ■ tumor inextirpable. ANTÓNIMO extirpable …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • inextirpable — (i nèk stir pa bl ) adj. Qu on ne peut extirper. Racines inextirpables.    Fig. Erreur inextirpable. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. inexstirpabilis, de in.... 1, et exstirpare, extirper …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • inextirpable — /ɪnəkˈstɜpəbəl/ (say inuhk sterpuhbuhl), /ɪnɛk / (say inek ) adjective incapable of being extirpated: an inextirpable disease …   Australian English dictionary

  • inextirpable — adjective incapable of extermination or extirpation some weeds seem inextirpable • Syn: ↑inexterminable • Similar to: ↑ineradicable …   Useful english dictionary

  • inextirpable — adjective Not capable of being extirpated or rooted out; ineradicable …   Wiktionary

  • inextirpable — in|ex|tir|pa|ble Mot Pla Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • inextirpable — in·ex·tir·pa·ble …   English syllables

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