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irrecuperable

Syllabification: ir·re·cu·per·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˌirəˈk(y)o͞opərəb(ə)l/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of irrecuperable in English:

adjective

rare
Unable to be recovered from.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French, from late Latin irrecuperabilis, from Latin in- 'not' + recuperare (see recuperate).

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