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inapplicable

adjective uk   us   /ˌɪn.əˈplɪk.ə.bl̩/
not directed at, intended for, or suitable for someone or something: These regulations are inapplicable to visitors from outside the European Community.
Translations of “inapplicable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不適用的, 不適宜的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不适用的, 不适宜的…
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