uncorrectable

adjective un·cor·rect·able \ ˌən-kə-ˈrek-tə-bəl \

Definition of uncorrectable

: not capable of being corrected : not correctable
  • an uncorrectable error
  • … wished to identify and track problems that were uncorrectable at the point of initial editing and loading but which were candidates for later maintenance, update, or enhancement.
  • —Stacie Traill

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1562

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