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a less common word for immeasurable
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(ɪˈmɛn ʃər ə bəl, -sər ə-)

[1525–35; < Late Latin immēnsūrābilis. See im-2, mensurable]
im•men`su•ra•bil′i•ty, im•men′su•ra•ble•ness, n.
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Adj.1.immensurable - impossible to measureimmensurable - impossible to measure; "unmeasurable reaches of outer space"
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