irradicable

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adjective ir·rad·i·ca·ble \i-ˈra-di-kə-bəl, ˌi(r)-\

Definition of irradicable

  1. :  impossible to eradicate :  deep-rooted irradicable hatred

irradicably

play \i-ˈra-di-kə-blē, ˌi(r)-\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of irradicable

Medieval Latin irradicabilis, from Latin in- + radic-, radix root — more at root


First Known Use: 1728


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