Definition of indigestible adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɪndɪˈdʒestəbl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪndɪˈdʒestəbl//
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  1. 1(of food) that cannot easily be digested in the stomach an indigestible meal Beans can be rather indigestible. See related entries: Healthy eating habits
  2. 2(of facts, information, etc.) difficult to understand, and presented in a complicated way an indigestible amount of data
  3. opposite digestible
    Word Originlate 15th cent.: via French from late Latin indigestibilis, from in- ‘not’ + digestibilis (from digest- ‘digested’, from the verb digerere, from di- ‘apart’ + gerere ‘carry’).
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