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inappreciable

[in-uh-pree-shee-uh-buh l, -shuh-buh l] /ˌɪn əˈpri ʃi ə bəl, -ʃə bəl/
adjective
1.
imperceptible; insignificant:
an inappreciable difference.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; in-3 + appreciable
Related forms
inappreciably, adverb
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  • Consumer-oriented products show an inappreciable change.
  • The effect of the shot on the mud huts was inappreciable.
British Dictionary definitions for inappreciable

inappreciable

/ˌɪnəˈpriːʃəbəl/
adjective
1.
incapable of being appreciated
2.
imperceptible; negligible
Derived Forms
inappreciably, adverb
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