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in·de·ter·min·a·ble

 (ĭn′dĭ-tûr′mə-nə-bəl)
adj.
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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