inexistent

adjective
in·ex·is·tent | \ˌi-nig-ˈzi-stənt \

Definition of inexistent 

: not having existence : nonexistent

First Known Use of inexistent

1646, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for inexistent

Late Latin inexsistent-, inexsistens, from Latin in- + exsistent-, exsistens, present participle of exsistere to exist

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