"imponderable" Definition

  1. a. Not ponderable; without sensible or appreciable weight; incapable of being weighed.
  2. n. An imponderable substance or body; specifically, in the plural, a name formerly applied to heat, light, electricity, and magnetism, regarded as subtile fluids destitute of weight but in modern science little used.

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Position in dictionary: 49285 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., n.,
Words that start with "imponderable": 2
Words that end with "imponderable": 1
Words that contain "imponderable": 2
Next words in dictionary: imponderableness, imponderous, impone, impoofo, impoon
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English Dictionary Definition of imponderable

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