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addaword.gifdefinition of untranslatable

adjective
impossible to translate
Linguist Christopher J. Moore has made a career of searching out some of the world's most "untranslatable" expressions.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 31/07/2012 10:20:00
Definition of untranslatable from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

protologism

a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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