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1. Not easily bent; stiff or rigid. See stiff.
2. Incapable of being changed; unalterable: an inflexible rule.
3. Refusing to change one's attitude, purpose, or principles; immovable: an inflexible disciplinarian.

in·flex′i·bil′i·ty, in·flex′i·ble·ness n.
in·flex′i·bly adv.
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Noun1.inflexibleness - a lack of physical flexibility
rigidity, rigidness - the physical property of being stiff and resisting bending


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(16.) Williamson (1985) defines asset specificity as the inflexibleness of a factor of production.