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impassableadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ɪmˈpæs·ə·bəl/
(esp. of a ​road) ​impossible to ​travel on or over: Mudslides made the ​coasthighway impassable.
(Definition of impassable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"impassable" in British English

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impassableadjective

uk   /ɪmˈpɑː.sə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈpæs.ə-/
An impassable ​road or ​path cannot be ​travelled on because of ​badweatherconditions or because it is ​blocked: Many ​roads were ​flooded and impassable ​following the ​storm.
(Definition of impassable from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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