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inaptitude

[in-ap-ti-tood, -tyood] /ɪnˈæp tɪˌtud, -ˌtyud/
noun
1.
lack of aptitude; unfitness.
2.
unskillfulness; lack of dexterity.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; in-3 + aptitude
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Word Origin and History for inaptitude
n.

1610s, from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + aptitude.

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