Meaning of “irretrievable” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “irretrievable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"irretrievable" in Business English

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uk /ˌɪrɪˈtriːvəbl/ us

used to describe something that is impossible to correct or return to a previously good condition or situation:

an irretrievable situation

The insurance company will pay if your wedding photographs are irretrievably damaged.

(Definition of “irretrievable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)