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English definition of “inflexibility”

inflexibility

noun [U] /ɪnˌflek·səˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/

inflexibility noun [U] (BEING FIXED)

the quality of being fixed and unable or unwilling to change: legitimate questions regarding the inflexibility of the sentencing guidelines

inflexibility noun [U] (BEING STIFF)

the quality of being stiff and hard, and not able to be bent: the inflexibility of steel
(Definition of inflexibility from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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