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"inadmissible" in British English

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inadmissibleadjective

uk   us   /ˌɪn.ədˈmɪs.ə.bl̩/ formal
unable to be ​accepted in a ​lawcourt: Her ​confession was ​ruled inadmissible as ​evidence because it was given under ​pressure from the ​police.
(Definition of inadmissible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inadmissible" in American English

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inadmissibleadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌɪn·ədˈmɪs·ə·bəl/
unable to be ​accepted, esp. in a ​lawcourt: The ​liedetectortest was inadmissible as ​evidence in the ​case.
(Definition of inadmissible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"inadmissible" in Business English

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inadmissibleadjective

uk   us   /ˌɪnədˈmɪsəbl/ formal LAW
not ​accepted in a ​lawcourt: inadmissible ​evidence
(Definition of inadmissible from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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