incurable

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˌɪnˈkjʊərəbl/, SAMPA: /%In"kjU@r@bl/
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˌɪnˈkjʊrəbl/, SAMPA: /%In"kjUr@bl/
  • Hyphenation: in‧cur‧able

Adjective[change]

Positive
incurable

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If a disease, sickness, or illness is incurable, it cannot be cured; it does not have a remedy.
    The tumor in his brain is incurable.

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