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English definition of “unaffected”


adjective [not gradable]  /ˌʌn·əˈfek·tɪd/ us  

unaffected adjective [not gradable] (NOT CHANGED)

not influenced or changed in any way: Internet access will be unaffected by the upgrade.

unaffected adjective [not gradable] (SINCERE)

natural and sincere: Her writing is very unaffected and easy to read.
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