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1. Impossible to fix or measure: indeterminable traces of poison; indeterminable assets.
2. Impossible to settle or decide with finality: indeterminable questions.

in′de·ter′min·a·bly adv.
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Adv.1.indeterminably - in an indeterminable manner; "their relationship was of an indeterminably vague nature"
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Asian men were often depicted as voracious smokers of opium with smoke indeterminably, constantly emanating from their mouth and nostrils.
At the end of its indeterminably scheduled lifetime, it simply blew up in a puff of dust and fell off of the painting.
Hence, readers try to negotiate whether the rendition of space and the ascription of symbolic value are performed by the heterodiegetic narrator or focalized through a character (or oscillating indeterminably between the two).
This encounter reveals to the reader how the relationship between the poet and red-haired beggar girl oscillates indeterminably between similarity and opposition in social status.
It may not be all that atypical for mid-career artists to sense impending conclusions to creative pathways that once seemed indeterminably open.
Cooley is indeterminably older than Somers, much larger physically, and not exactly attractive.
The former terminates without further legislative action, while the latter indeterminably remains in effect.