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in·ed·i·ble

 (ĭn-ĕd′ə-bəl)
adj.
Unfit to be eaten; not edible.

in·ed′i·bil′i·ty n.
in·ed′i·bly adv.

inedible

(ɪnˈɛdɪbəl)
adj
not fit to be eaten; uneatable
inˌediˈbility n

in•ed•i•ble

(ɪnˈɛd ə bəl)

adj.
not edible; unfit to be eaten.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inedible - not suitable for foodinedible - not suitable for food    
indigestible - digested with difficulty
unpalatable - not pleasant or acceptable to the taste or mind; "an unpalatable meal"; "unpalatable truths"; "unpalatable behavior"
tough - resistant to cutting or chewing
comestible, eatable, edible - suitable for use as food

inedible

adjective uneatable, unpalatable, disagreeable, unpleasant, distasteful, unsavoury, repugnant, unappetizing They complained of being given food which was inedible.
Translations
لا يُؤْكَل، غَيْر صالِح للأكْل
nejedlýnepoživatelný
uspiselig
ehetetlen
óætur
nevalgomas
neēdams
nejedlý
yenilmezyenmez

inedible

[ɪnˈedɪbl] ADJ (= unpleasant) → incomible; (= poisonous) → no comestible

inedible

[ɪnˈɛdɪbəl] adj
(= unappetizing) [food] → immangeable
(= poisonous) [mushroom, plant] → non comestible

inedible

adjnicht essbar; (= unpleasant) meal etcungenießbar

inedible

[ɪnˈɛdɪbl] adj (not to be eaten) → non commestibile; (not fit to be eaten) → immangiabile

inedible

(inˈedibl) adjective
not fit or suitable to be eaten. The meal was inedible.
References in classic literature ?
Here was no meat, nothing but a threatening and inedible silence.
The only time I had the misfortune to visit a Jamie's Italian I was given, after a horrendous wait, overpriced, undercooked food which had been oversold to us by a smarmy waiter who was beckoned to another table mid-sales pitch to take something back to the kitchen that was inedible.
1%) and AaAaAeAcCrude materials, inedible (except fuel)AaAaAeAc 1 (10.
For example, the Stop & Shop New England division just opened a Green Energy Facility that is expected to process an average of 95 tons of inedible food per day, an estimated 34,000 tons per year.
Other fruits are included from a variety of categories: those with inedible outer skin around edible fruit, such as oranges and grapefruit, or nuts; those with an inedible pit surrounded by edible outer fruit, such as plums or apricots; and ones that are entirely edible, such as figs or grapes.
Although I would be alm too much kale it's inedible.
Obviously I cannot speak for all of the anti-hunt activists - objecting to murder of an inedible so-called pest - but I do not see a link to halal murder.
Though by no means inedible, they were a touch woody and a little inconsistent of texture and flavour - the perils of a mid-afternoon visit, perhaps.
KUWAIT, Oct 20 (KUNA) -- Minister of Communication and Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Essa Al-Kandari said that firm actions would be taken against greedy traders trading in inedible food.
Surplus increased in the machinery and transport equipment sector as well as in the crude materials, inedible, except fuels and the beverages and tobacco industries.
She was quite honest about the cake's inedible nature.
Inspectors have confiscated the equivalent of 18 truckloads of fruit and vegetables, inedible fish and other food products that were displayed in the scorching heat as temperatures passed 40C.