indeterminate

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  • IPA(key): /ɪndɪˈtɜː(ɹ)mɪnət/

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indeterminate (comparative more indeterminate, superlative most indeterminate)

  1. Not accurately determined or determinable.
  2. Imprecise or vague.
  3. (mathematics, of certain forms of limit) Not definitively or precisely determined, because of the presence of infinity and/or zero symbols used in any of several improper combinations.
  4. (biology, of growth) With no genetically defined end, and thus theoretically limitless.
  5. (botany, of inflorescences) Not topped with some form of terminal bud.
  6. Intersex.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indeterminate

  1. feminine plural of indeterminato

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indētermināte

  1. vocative masculine singular of indēterminātus

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “indeterminate”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre