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ineffaceable

[in-i-fey-suh-buh l] /ˌɪn ɪˈfeɪ sə bəl/
adjective
1.
not effaceable or eradicable; indelible:
an ineffaceable impression.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; in-3 + effaceable
Related forms
ineffaceability, noun
ineffaceably, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for in-effaceable

ineffaceable

/ˌɪnɪˈfeɪsəbəl/
adjective
1.
incapable of being effaced; indelible
Derived Forms
ineffaceability, noun
ineffaceably, adverb
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