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 for incurious
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Incurious \In*cu"ri*ous\, a. [L. incuriosus: cf. F. incurieux.
     See In- not, and Curious.]
     Not curious or inquisitive; without care for or interest in;
     inattentive; careless; negligent; heedless.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Carelessnesses and incurious deportments toward their
           children.                                --Jer. Taylor.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  incurious
      adj 1: showing absence of intellectual inquisitiveness or
             natural curiosity; "strangely incurious about the cause
             of the political upheaval surrounding them" [ant:
             curious]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  61 Moby Thesaurus words for "incurious":
     absent, absentminded, abstracted, aloof, apathetic, ataractic,
     blase, bored, careless, casual, detached, devil-may-care,
     disinterested, dispassionate, disregardant, disregardful, distant,
     distracted, distrait, distraught, easygoing, heedless, impassive,
     inadvertent, inattentive, indifferent, inexcitable, inobservant,
     insouciant, lackadaisical, listless, mindless, negligent,
     nonchalant, perfunctory, phlegmatic, pococurante, preoccupied,
     reckless, regardless, remote, stolid, thoughtless, turned-off,
     unanxious, unconcerned, undiscriminating, unheedful, unheeding,
     uninquiring, uninterested, uninvolved, unmarking, unmindful,
     unnoticing, unnoting, unobservant, unobserving, unremarking,
     unsolicitous, withdrawn
  
  

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