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ap·a·thet·ic  audio  (p-thtk) KEY  also ap·a·thet·i·cal  (--kl) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
  1. Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indifferent.
  2. Feeling or showing little or no emotion; unresponsive.

ETYMOLOGY:
From apathy, on the model of pathetic

OTHER FORMS:
apa·theti·cal·ly(Adverb)


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