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inexistent

[in-ig-zis-tuh nt] /ˌɪn ɪgˈzɪs tənt/
adjective
1.
not existent; having no existence; nonexistent.
Origin of inexistent
1640-1650
1640-50; < Late Latin inexistent- (stem of inexistēns) not existing. See in-3, existent
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  • He was a good subject for speculation because imponderable and inexistent.

    A Bed of Roses W. L. George
  • Is it possible for an inexistent thing to vouch for the existence of something which we know only from its attestations?

    The Reform of Education Giovanni Gentile
British Dictionary definitions for inexistent

inexistent

/ˌɪnɪɡˈzɪstənt/
adjective
1.
a rare word for nonexistent
Derived Forms
inexistence, inexistency, noun
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