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synonyms for indeterminate

  • undetermined
  • borderless
  • general
  • imprecise
  • inconclusive
  • indefinite
  • indistinct
  • inexact
  • undefined
  • unfixed
  • unspecified
  • unstipulated
See also synonyms for: indeterminately / indeterminateness

antonyms for indeterminate

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  • certain
  • definite
  • determined
  • exact
  • fixed
  • measurable
  • sure
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How to use indeterminate in a sentence

The indeterminate category of sudden liver failure has been known for some time, Peters says, and that subset of cases has similarities to the hepatitis under investigation.
UNEXPLAINED HEPATITIS CASES IN KIDS OFFER MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERSAIMEE CUNNINGHAMMAY 19, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
An estimated 500 to 600 cases occur each year in the United States, and around 30 percent of those are “indeterminate,” meaning a cause isn’t found, according to the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
UNEXPLAINED HEPATITIS CASES IN KIDS OFFER MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERSAIMEE CUNNINGHAMMAY 19, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
A legend in Los Angeles cycling circles, Shirtless Keith is a burly man of indeterminate age who rides around hilly Palos Verdes wearing work boots, denim cutoffs, and no shirt.
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They would get a negative result or indeterminate result from tests that detect N protein antibodies.
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I had wondered at that indeterminate quotient in my sums, where the same figure came, always the same, running on and on.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
Full of whims and fancies, unstable, indeterminate, he was swayed by every passing emotion and influence.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
Like the Board of Guardians, it is a most useful body; but its influence upon village life is indirect and indeterminate.
THE HILLS AND THE VALERICHARD JEFFERIES
She found the word indicating to whom degrees should be granted indeterminate, with no character of sex attached to it.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
Matter in a more general sense is the indeterminate, the indefinite and the potential.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
The hard-wood floor was covered by a velvet rug in three shades of blue, and the couch covers were also in indeterminate blues.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO INDETERMINATE

  • clear as dishwater
  • cryptic
  • doubtful
  • dubious
  • enigmatic
  • enigmatical
  • equivocal
  • inconclusive
  • indefinite
  • indeterminate
  • inexplicit
  • muddy
  • multivocal
  • obscure
  • opaque
  • polysemous
  • puzzling
  • questionable
  • tenebrous
  • uncertain
  • unclear
  • unintelligible
  • vague
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