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inappreciable

adjective in·ap·pre·cia·ble \ˌi-nə-ˈprē-shə-bəl, -ˈpri-sh(ē-)ə-bəl\

Definition of INAPPRECIABLE

:  too small to be perceived <an inappreciable amount>
in·ap·pre·cia·bly \-blē\ adverb

Examples of INAPPRECIABLE

  1. <an inappreciable change in the temperature>

Origin of INAPPRECIABLE

probably from French inappréciable, from Middle French inappreciable, from in- + appreciable
First Known Use: 1802

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