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inadvertent

adjective uk   /ˌɪn.ədˈvɜː.tənt/  us   /-ˈvɝː.t̬ənt/
not intentional: All authors need to be wary of inadvertent copying of other people's ideas.
inadvertently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
not intentionally: He inadvertently deleted the file.
inadvertence
noun [U] uk   us   /-təns/
Translations of “inadvertent”
in Vietnamese vô tình…
in Spanish accidental, hecho sin querer…
in Thai ไม่เจตนา…
in Malaysian tidak sengaja…
in French (fait) par inadvertance…
in German unachtsam…
in Indonesian tidak sengaja…
in Russian неумышленный…
in Turkish kasıtsız, istemeyerek…
in Polish nieumyślny…
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