indistinguishability


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in·dis·tin·guish·a·ble

 (ĭn′dĭ-stĭng′gwĭ-shə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not distinguishable, especially:
a. Impossible to differentiate or tell apart: indistinguishable twins; markings that make a moth indistinguishable from its background.
b. Impossible to discern; imperceptible: a sound that was indistinguishable to the human ear.
2. Difficult to understand or make out; vague: indistinguishable speech.

in′dis·tin′guish·a·ble·ness, in′dis·tin′guish·a·bil′i·ty n.
in′dis·tin′guish·a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.indistinguishability - exact sameness; "they shared an identity of interests"
sameness - the quality of being alike; "sameness of purpose kept them together"
oneness, unity - the quality of being united into one
selfsameness - the quality of being identical with itself
Translations
indistinguabilité
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