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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inexplicable  \In*ex"pli*ca*ble\,  a.  [L.  inexplicabilis:  cf  F. 
  inexplicable.  See  {In-}  not  and  {Explicable}.] 
  Not  explicable;  not  explainable;  incapable  of  being 
  explained,  interpreted,  or  accounted  for  as  an  inexplicable 
  mystery.  ``An  inexplicable  scratching.''  --Cowper. 
 
  Their  reason  is  disturbed;  their  views  become  vast  and 
  perplexed,  to  others  inexplicable,  to  themselves 
  uncertain.  --Burke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inexplicable 
  adj  :  incapable  of  being  explained  or  accounted  for  "inexplicable 
  errors";  "left  the  house  at  three  in  the  morning  for 
  inexplicable  reasons"  [syn:  {incomprehensible}]  [ant:  {explicable}] 




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