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impotent
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
lacking power or ability

or of a male:  unable to maintain an erection, or unable to conceive a child
  • Confined as he was by the M'Naghten Rule ("the usual definitions"), a formula quite color-blind to any gradations between black and white, Dr. Jones was impotent to answer otherwise.
    4 — The Corner (46% in)

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