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inedible

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adjective in·ed·i·ble \(ˌ)i-ˈne-də-bəl\

Simple Definition of inedible

  • : not suitable or safe to eat : not edible

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inedible

  1. :  not fit to be eaten

Examples of inedible in a sentence

  1. The steak was overcooked, but not inedible.



1786

First Known Use of inedible

1786


INEDIBLE Defined for Kids

inedible

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adjective in·ed·i·ble \in-ˈe-də-bəl\

Definition of inedible for Students

  1. :  not fit for eating




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