inextricable

[in-ek-stri-kuh-buhl, in-ik-strik-uh-]
adjective
1.
from which one cannot extricate oneself: an inextricable maze.
2.
incapable of being disentangled, undone, loosed, or solved: an inextricable knot.
3.
hopelessly intricate, involved, or perplexing: inextricable confusion.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin inextrīcābilis. See in-3, extricable

inextricability, inextricableness, noun
inextricably, adverb
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inextricable (ˌɪnɛksˈtrɪkəbəl)
 
adj
1.  not able to be escaped from: an inextricable dilemma
2.  not able to be disentangled, etc: an inextricable knot
3.  extremely involved or intricate
 
inextrica'bility
 
n
 
inex'tricableness
 
n
 
inex'tricably
 
adv

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inextricable
1555, from L. inextricabilis "that cannot be disentangled," from in- "not" + extricare (see extricate).
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Example sentences
The fate of health care legislation is inextricably linked to the economy.
Critics say research and good teaching are inextricably linked and that
  separating them doesn't make sense.
The two are not mutually exclusive but inextricably intertwined.
Evolution and extinction are inextricably linked together.
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