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indigestible

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

: not capable of being used in the body as food

: difficult to understand : complicated or confusing

Full Definition of INDIGESTIBLE

:  not digestible :  not easily digested
in·di·gest·ibil·i·ty \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
indigestible noun
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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

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

Definition of INDIGESTIBLE for Kids

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

indigestible

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

Medical Definition of INDIGESTIBLE

:  not digestible :  not easily digested <a diet with much indigestible fiber>
in·di·gest·ibil·i·ty \-ˌjes-tə-ˈbil-ət-ē\ noun, plural in·di·gest·ibil·i·ties

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