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ir·re·vers·i·ble

 (ĭr′ĭ-vûr′sə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to reverse: an irreversible momentum toward open revolution.

ir′re·vers′i·bil′i·ty, ir′re·vers′i·ble·ness n.
ir′re·vers′i·bly adv.
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Adv.1.irreversibly - in an irreversible manner; "this old tradition is irreversibly disappearing"
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irreversibly

[ˌɪrɪˈvɜːsəblɪ] ADV [change, affect] → irreversiblemente; [damage, harm] → irreparablemente

irreversibly

[ˌɪrɪˈvɜːrsɪbli] adv [change] → irréversiblement
Television has irreversibly changed our perception of the Royal Family → La télévision a irréversiblement changé notre perception de la famille royale.

irreversibly

adv changefür immer; the peace process has been irreversibly damagedder Friedensprozess hat einen nicht wiedergutzumachenden Schaden davongetragen
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