indistinguishable

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adjective in·dis·tin·guish·able \ˌin-di-ˈstiŋ-gwi-shə-bəl, -ˈstiŋ-wi-\

Definition of indistinguishable

  1. :  not distinguishable: such asa :  indeterminate in shape or structure indistinguishable forms in the mistb :  not clearly recognizable or understandable indistinguishable differencesc :  lacking identifying or individualizing qualities seemingly indistinguishable alternatives

indistinguishability

play \ˌin-di-ˌstiŋ-gwi-shə-ˈbi-lə-tē, -ˌstiŋ-wi-\ noun

indistinguishableness

play \ˌin-di-ˈstiŋ-gwi-shə-bəl-nəs, -ˈstiŋ-wi-\ noun

indistinguishably

play \ˌin-di-ˈstiŋ-gwi-shə-blē, -ˈstiŋ-wi-\ adverb

Examples of indistinguishable in a Sentence

  1. indistinguishable differences that can be measured only electronically

  2. indistinguishable shapes in the fog

Recent Examples of indistinguishable from the Web

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First Known Use of indistinguishable

1606


INDISTINGUISHABLE Defined for English Language Learners

indistinguishable

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Definition of indistinguishable for English Language Learners

  • : unable to be recognized as different : impossible to distinguish clearly from something else


INDISTINGUISHABLE Defined for Kids

indistinguishable

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adjective in·dis·tin·guish·able \ˌin-di-ˈstiŋ-gwi-shə-bəl\

Definition of indistinguishable for Students

  1. :  impossible to recognize as different



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