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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inoperative  \In*op"er*a*tive\,  a.  [Pref.  in-  not  +  operative.] 
  Not  operative;  not  active;  producing  no  effects;  as  laws 
  renderd  inoperative  by  neglect;  inoperative  remedies  or 
  processes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inoperative 
  adj  :  not  operating;  "an  inoperative  law"  [ant:  {operative}] 




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