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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Insolvable  \In*solv"a*ble\,  a. 
  1.  Not  solvable;  insoluble;  admitting  no  solution  or 
  explanation;  as  an  insolvable  problem  or  difficulty.  --I. 
  Watts. 
 
  2.  Incapable  of  being  paid  or  discharged,  as  debts. 
 
  3.  Not  capable  of  being  loosed  or  disentangled;  inextricable. 
  ``Bands  insolvable.''  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  insolvable 
  adj  :  not  easily  solved;  "an  apparantly  insolvable  problem"; 
  "public  finance...had  long  presented  problems 
  unsolvable  or  at  least  unsolved"-  C.L.Jones  [syn:  {unsoluble}, 
  {unsolvable},  {unresolvable}] 




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