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The state or quality of being indeterminate.


(ˌɪn dɪˈtɜr mə nə si)

the quality or state of being indeterminate.
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Noun1.indeterminacy - the quality of being vague and poorly defined
uncertainness, uncertainty, precariousness - being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance; "the uncertainty of the outcome"; "the precariousness of his income"
inconclusiveness - the quality of being inconclusive


[ˌɪndɪˈtɜːmɪnəsɪ] Ncarácter m indeterminado
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