inconclusive

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adjective in·con·clu·sive \ˌin-kən-ˈklü-siv, -ziv\

Definition of inconclusive

  1. :  leading to no conclusion or definite result inconclusive evidence an inconclusive argument

inconclusively

adverb

inconclusiveness

noun

Examples of inconclusive in a Sentence

  1. The results of the test were inconclusive.

  2. The first two rounds of the boxing match were inconclusive.

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First Known Use of inconclusive

1707


INCONCLUSIVE Defined for English Language Learners

inconclusive

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Definition of inconclusive for English Language Learners

  • : not showing that something is certainly true : not conclusive



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