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In kn klu sihv
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not proving something completely.
The judge dismissed the case because the evidence was inconclusive.
definition 2: not leading to a clear outcome or ending.
The war has been inconclusive.
derivations: inconclusively (adv.), inconclusiveness (n.)
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in-2 Latin prefix that means not, without
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The prefix in-2 occurs in Latin loanwords and attaches to Latinate bases. The bases of most words prefixed with in-2 are independent adjectives (inadvertent, incognizant), although the base adjective may no longer be in widespread use (as with incessant ). Exceptions include iniquitous and indignant . -in2 has multiple forms, as the 'n' sound in in-2 assimilates to the initial sound of the base to which it is attached. See the assimilated forms ig-, il-2, im-2, and ir-2.
claus, clos, clud, clus Latin root that means to close