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ir·re·vers·i·ble

 (ĭr′ĭ-vûr′sə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to reverse: an irreversible momentum toward open revolution.

ir′re·vers′i·bil′i·ty, ir′re·vers′i·ble·ness n.
ir′re·vers′i·bly adv.
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Adv.1.irreversibly - in an irreversible manner; "this old tradition is irreversibly disappearing"
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irreversibly

[ˌɪrɪˈvɜːsəblɪ] ADV [change, affect] → irreversiblemente; [damage, harm] → irreparablemente

irreversibly

[ˌɪrɪˈvɜːrsɪbli] adv [change] → irréversiblement
Television has irreversibly changed our perception of the Royal Family → La télévision a irréversiblement changé notre perception de la famille royale.

irreversibly

adv changefür immer; the peace process has been irreversibly damagedder Friedensprozess hat einen nicht wiedergutzumachenden Schaden davongetragen
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The developer's designs for an industrial estate in Chainbridge Road were facing rejection from Gateshead Council's planning committee, with concerns that it could "irreversibly undermine" Blaydon's existing shopping centre.
The developer's designs for an industrial estate in Chainbridge Road were facing rejection fromGateshead Council's planning committee, with concerns that it could "irreversibly undermine" Blaydon's existing shopping centre.
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