Definition of ineliminable in English:



  • Incapable of being removed or excluded from consideration.

    ‘an ineliminable feature of the human condition’
    • ‘It is clear that the presence of architecture in the daily lives of citizens underscores its ineliminable cultural presence.’
    • ‘Douglas concludes that non-epistemic values are both ineliminable and legitimate in science, resulting from their relevance on decisions made in the presence of inductive risk.’
    • ‘Its existence finds its empirical reflection in the minimum on the LSC curves, seems to be an ineliminable feature of all meaningful texts, regardless of language.’
    • ‘The concept of a system in thermodynamics incorporates as ineliminable parts concepts of a boundary and of the surrounding.’
    • ‘The problem for the phenomenalist is that such reference is ineliminable.’
    • ‘The idea behind the worry here is that although the agent can legitimately be deemed morally responsible, there are ineliminable alternative possibilities.’
    • ‘He also argued that scientific inquiry has an ineliminable subjective edge to it that militates against the objectivity required for knowledge.’
    • ‘I respond to one particular characterization of Frege's metatheory: that his justifications of his rules of inference require ineliminable use of a truth predicate.’
    • ‘Metaphysics, as traditionally conceived, is very arguably ineliminable and conceptually necessary as the intellectual backdrop for every other discipline.’
    • ‘Such interruption is undergone as a de-humanizing regression; the re-surfacing of an ineliminable allergy to integrity, for which "man" is a circumscription.’
    • ‘The premise of a democratic society is that the plurality of opinions is an ineliminable feature of the human condition; that's what makes democracy necessary.’
    • ‘The significance of this observation resides in the thought that any adequate account of nutrition will make ineliminable reference to life as such.’
    • ‘For some occurrences of those operators - those in, for instance - are ineliminable.’
    • ‘But we can only learn from each other when we recognize the ineliminable role of intersubjective accountability and recognition in the constitution of authentic, self-determining freedom.’
    unavoidable, inevitable, ineluctable, inexorable, assured, sure, certain, bound to happen, sure to happen, unpreventable, preordained, predestined, predetermined
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