imprescriptible

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

im- +‎ prescriptible.

Adjective[edit]

imprescriptible (comparative more imprescriptible, superlative most imprescriptible)

  1. Not subject to prescription: absolute, inalienable.
    • 1922, Carl Becker, The Declaration of Independence, page 205:
      its part is to exhibit the historical circumstances under which the colonists as a 'free people,' had thrust upon them the high obligation of defending the imprescriptible rights of all men.

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

imprescriptible (masculine and feminine, plural imprescriptibles)

  1. imprescriptible

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