imperceptible

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French imperceptible, from Medieval Latin imperceptibilis

Adjective[edit]

imperceptible (comparative more imperceptible, superlative most imperceptible)

  1. Not perceptible, not detectable, too small in magnitude to be observed.
    We all missed the imperceptible shake of his head as he tried to warn us without being seen.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin imperceptibilis, equivalent to in- +‎ perceptible.

Adjective[edit]

imperceptible m, f (masculine and feminine plural imperceptibles)

  1. imperceptible

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Medieval Latin imperceptibilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.pɛʁ.sɛp.tibl/

Adjective[edit]

imperceptible (masculine and feminine, plural imperceptibles)

  1. imperceptible

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