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adjective invisible pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈvɪzəb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    something that is invisible cannot be seen
    She had a magic cloak that made her invisible.
    invisible to: The spotted skin of the frog renders it almost invisible to its enemies.
  2. 2
    [only before noun] economics a countrys invisible income is money that it earns from services rather than from selling goods
    invisible earnings from currency trading
  3. 3
    not officially recognized or fairly represented
    Many minority groups are invisible on the major American television networks.
  4. 4
    not physically existing but having a noticeable effect
    the invisible barrier between the affluent suburbs and the shantytown beyond


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 invisible pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈvɪzəbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]
The path was obscured almost to the point of invisibility.
the invisibility of women in some cultures




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