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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses.

Usage examples (34)
  • An imperceptible drop in temperature
  • The origin of the that 'imperceptible' time compression sometimes used on cable is mentioned briefly.
  • The team says any noise from the concept aircraft, known as the SAX-40, would be "imperceptible" beyond the boundaries of an airport.
  • I give an almost imperceptible nod, but it's enough. for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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