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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   /-li/ us  
not intentionally: He inadvertently deleted the file.
inadvertence
noun [U] uk   /-təns/ us  
Translations of “inadvertent”
in Spanish accidental, hecho sin querer…
in French (fait) par inadvertance…
in German unachtsam…
in Russian неумышленный…
in Turkish kasıtsız, istemeyerek…
in Polish nieumyślny…
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