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Definition of unavailable adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    unavailable

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌʌnəˈveɪləbl//
     
    [not usually before noun] unavailable (to somebody/something)
     
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  1. 1that cannot be obtained Such luxuries are unavailable to ordinary people.
  2. 2not able or not willing to see, meet, or talk to someone The Vice President was unavailable for comment. opposite available
unavailability
 
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NAmE//ˌʌnəˌveɪləˈbɪlət̮i//
 
noun [uncountable] Many of the problems were caused by the unavailability of suitable equipment.
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