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inadmissible

[in-uh d-mis-uh-buh l] /ˌɪn ədˈmɪs ə bəl/
adjective
1.
not admissible; not allowable:
Such evidence would be inadmissible in any court.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; in-3 + admissible
Related forms
inadmissibility, noun
inadmissibly, adverb
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Examples for inadmissible
  • The courts have long ruled polygraph findings inadmissible as evidence.
  • In mock trials, for example, jurors are frequently unable to disregard evidence they are later told is inadmissible.
  • Pursuant to the rule, evidence of post-occurrence remedial measures is generally inadmissible.
  • Whether an alien is removable in the first instance depends on whether the alien is inadmissible or deportable.
  • Because you were inadmissible at the time you filed the waiver application, your waiver was correctly filed.
British Dictionary definitions for inadmissible

inadmissible

/ˌɪnədˈmɪsəbəl/
adjective
1.
not admissible or allowable
Derived Forms
inadmissibility, noun
inadmissibly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for inadmissible
adj.

1776, from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + admissible. Related: Inadmissibility.

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