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inoperative

in·op·er·a·tive

inoperative

pronunciation:
In a p r tihv
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not in working condition; not functioning.
an inoperative elevator
antonyms:
effective, operative
similar words:
dead, unemployed
definition 2: having no effect.
inoperative laws
antonyms:
operative, valid
similar words:
void
derivation: inoperativeness (n.)