inhabitable

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

inhabit +‎ -able.

Adjective[edit]

inhabitable (comparative more inhabitable, superlative most inhabitable)

  1. fit to live in; habitable (see inflammable for usage note)
    • John Locke
      Systems of inhabitable planets.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle French inhabitable, from Latin inhabitabilis (uninhabitable)

Adjective[edit]

inhabitable (comparative more inhabitable, superlative most inhabitable)

  1. (obsolete) Not habitable; not suitable to be inhabited.
    • Shakespeare
      The frozen ridges of the Alps / Or other ground inhabitable.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French inhabitable, from Latin inhabitabilis (uninhabitable), as if in- +‎ habitable

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Adjective[edit]

inhabitable (masculine and feminine, plural inhabitables)

  1. uninhabitable

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