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Daemon
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inextirpable

(adjective) Difficult or impossible to eradicate or destroy.

Synonyms: inexterminable

Usage: Some weeds seem inextirpable, but they all have at least one weakness that may be exploited.
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inextirpable
Definition: (adjective) Difficult or impossible to eradicate or destroy.
Synonyms: inexterminable
Usage: Some weeds seem inextirpable, but they all have at least one weakness that may be exploited.
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The evil exhibited is considerable and pervading, but not inextirpable.

- from Doctor Barton's Report: to the Secretary of the Navy, on the condition of the Medical Department of the Navy. Washington, D.C. Navy Department, 1842

le vert est un nouveau noir
thar
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Latin
stirps - root

of a plant - root, stock, branch.
Also used metaphorically so in many Romance languages it means lineage, family tree.

ex - out
in - not
-able

not able to root it out. Whistle
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inextirpable
- inexterminable, ineradicable
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Definition: (adjective) Difficult or impossible to eradicate or destroy.
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8BooksOfSengathe
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Daemon wrote:
inextirpable

(adjective) Difficult or impossible to eradicate or destroy.

Synonyms: inexterminable

Usage: Some weeds seem inextirpable, but they all have at least one weakness that may be exploited.


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It seems to be a sad and sobering truth that no matter
how much education and law enforcement there is , the
supply-and-demand cycle for addicting drugs seems to
be not only a menacing problem but an inextirpable one.

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