inexplicability
noun see inexplicable

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  • Inexplicability — In*ex pli*ca*bil i*ty, n. [Cf. F. inexplicabilit[ e].] The quality or state of being inexplicable. H. Spencer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inexplicability — inexplicable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unable to be explained or accounted for. DERIVATIVES inexplicability noun inexplicably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • inexplicability — See inexplicable. * * * …   Universalium

  • inexplicability — noun the state of being difficult to account for; the state of being inexplicable Syn: inexplicableness …   Wiktionary

  • inexplicability — in·explicability …   English syllables

  • inexplicability — (|)in, ən+ noun ( es) : the quality of being inexplicable …   Useful english dictionary

  • inexplicable — inexplicability, inexplicableness, n. inexplicably, adv. /in ek spli keuh beuhl, in ik splik euh beuhl/, adj. not explicable; incapable of being accounted for or explained. [1375 1425; late ME < L inexplicabilis. See IN 3, EXPLICABLE] Syn.… …   Universalium

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  • Incomprehensibility — In*com pre*hen si*bil i*ty, n. [Cf. F. incompr[ e]hensibilit[ e].] The quality of being incomprehensible, or beyond the reach of human intellect; incomprehensibleness; inconceivability; inexplicability. [1913 Webster] The constant, universal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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