insuperability


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in·su·per·a·ble

 (ĭn-so͞o′pər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to overcome; insurmountable: insuperable odds.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin īnsuperābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + superābilis, superable; see superable.]

in·su′per·a·bil′i·ty n.
in·su′per·a·bly adv.
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Thus, while Ramose is right in indicating the effect of the struggle for reason as the basis of the insuperability of the multitude of problems facing Africa and Africans, he has not blended into the equation the fact that the struggle is not a universal one.
The naturalization of logic is not simply a converse of Hegel's logicisation of nature, but opens the concept, its insuperability notwithstanding, to the thought that its creation is not itself in thought.
3), contributed to this insuperability. Thus, the mutating forces of modernity without corresponding political changes not only undermined imperial "identification politics," but also destroyed the empire itself.