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indigestible

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adjective in·di·gest·ible \-ˈjes-tə-bəl\

Simple Definition of indigestible

  • : not capable of being used in the body as food

  • : difficult to understand : complicated or confusing

Full Definition of indigestible

  1. :  not digestible :  not easily digested

in·di·gest·ibil·i·ty play \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
indigestible noun

Examples of indigestible

  1. Their presentation was an indigestible mass of information.



Origin of indigestible

Middle English, from Late Latin indigestibilis, from Latin in- + Late Latin digestibilis digestible


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with indigestible


INDIGESTIBLE Defined for Kids

indigestible

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adjective in·di·gest·ible \ˌin-dī-ˈje-stə-bəl, -də-\

Definition of indigestible

  1. :  not capable of being broken down and used by the body as food :  not easy to digest <indigestible seeds>




Medical Dictionary

indigestible

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adjective in·di·gest·ible \ˌin-(ˌ)dī-ˈjes-tə-bəl, -də-\

Medical Definition of indigestible

  1. :  not digestible :  not easily digested <a diet with much indigestible fiber>

  2. in·di·gest·ibil·i·ty \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbil-ət-ē\play noun, plural in·di·gest·ibil·i·ties




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