from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Impossible to compute or be computed; incalculable. See Synonyms at incalculable.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not computable; that cannot be computed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not computable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not computable; incapable of being computed or reckoned.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. beyond calculation or measure
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Only time will tell if the generation raised on these new principles is more resistant to innumeracy–and need only worry about being incomputable.
Yet the one problem with fine-tuning arguments is that these involve incomputable and unobservable aspects of the internal states of these universes.
Or is it incomputable, like the halting probability which can still be computed to some degree of accuracy?
Not until they had laid out a seismograph array and erected a panoramic TV camera on a low, heavy tripod did van der Berg condescend to collect some of the incomputable riches lying all around them.
I, the inventor of this thing, so glorious in its aspect, so incomputable in its results, -- was I to permit myself to go without reward?
For the first time in his life, he was resentful of the Duke's great elegance and average stature, his high lineage and incomputable wealth.
It is naturally quite impossible to guess the number of successful and unsuccessful attempts at blackmail among Italians, as the amount of undiscovered crime throughout the country at large is incomputable.
In all cases, it is an extraordinary and incomputable agent.
But when I saw the ray of sunlight fall obliquely through the staircase window, I had a feeling more poignant than ordinary sorrow; I had a feeling altogether incomprehensible and absolutely new in which there seemed infused a conception of the brevity of life's summers, their rapid flight and the incomputable ages of the sun.
There is the same difference between the laws and the law -- the naked statutes (bad enough, God knows) and the incomputable additions made to them by lawyers.
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