inappreciable

adjective
in·​ap·​pre·​cia·​ble | \ ˌi-nə-ˈprē-shə-bəl How to pronounce inappreciable (audio) , -ˈpri-sh(ē-)ə-bəl \

Definition of inappreciable

: too small to be perceived an inappreciable amount

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inappreciably \ ˌi-​nə-​ˈprē-​shə-​blē How to pronounce inappreciable (audio) , -​ˈpri-​sh(ē-​)ə-​bəl \ adverb

Examples of inappreciable in a Sentence

an inappreciable change in the temperature

First Known Use of inappreciable

1802, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for inappreciable

probably from French inappréciable, from Middle French inappreciable, from in- + appreciable

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“Inappreciable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inappreciable. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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