inexhaustibility


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in·ex·haust·i·ble

 (ĭn′ĭg-zô′stə-bəl)
adj.
1. That cannot be entirely consumed or used up: an inexhaustible supply of coal.
2. Never wearying; tireless: an inexhaustible campaigner.

in′ex·haust′i·bil′i·ty, in′ex·haust′i·ble·ness n.
in′ex·haust′i·bly adv.
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عَدَم نَفاذ
nevyčerpatelnost
uudtømmelighed
kimeríthetetlenség
óòrjótanleiki
nevyčerpateľnosť
tükenmez olma

inexhaustible

(inigˈzoːstəbl) adjective
very large; not likely to be used up. an inexhaustible supply; Her energy seems inexhaustible.
ˌinexˈhaustibly adverb
ˈinexˌhaustiˈbility noun
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