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incommunicable

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnkəˈmjuːnɪkəbəl/

Translation of incommunicable in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [formal] inexpresable, incomunicable
    Example sentences
    • Notice that a similar strategy defeats any attempt to argue for the abiding worry that can affect our attitudes to patients in a persistent vegetative state, where we worry about an enduring presence incommunicable to ‘us outside.’
    • It is clear that liberty is a communicable power because it does not entail such incommunicable qualities as total causal independence and self-existence.
    • ‘A work of art is the expression of an incommunicable reality that one tries to communicate - and which sometimes can be communicated,’ he wrote.

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