Entry from British & World English dictionary
- Why were valuable time and money spent in attempts to adapt the unadaptable old horse car lines to the new condition of electric traction?
- Smith's style has an agitated energy that is nicely extended to the Chalfens, but it is rather unadaptable, or at least unadapted to the book's more nuanced characters, who are seen in the same constant light.
- The connection of the elementary concepts of everyday thinking with complexes of sense experiences can only be comprehended intuitively and it is unadaptable to scientifically logical fixation.
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