Impregnability
Impregnability Im*preg`na*bil"i*ty, n. The quality or state of being impregnable; invincibility. [1913 Webster]

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  • impregnability — index incontestability, inviolability, security (safety), strength Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • impregnability — impregnable ► ADJECTIVE 1) unable to be captured or broken into. 2) unable to be overcome. DERIVATIVES impregnability noun impregnably adverb. ORIGIN Old French imprenable, from in not + prendre take …   English terms dictionary

  • impregnability — noun see impregnable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • impregnability — noun The quality or state of being impregnable; invincibility …   Wiktionary

  • Impregnability — Способность пропитываться, пропитываемость …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • impregnability — im·preg·na·bil·i·ty || ɪm‚pregnÉ™ bɪlÉ™tɪ n. invulnerability, ability to resist an attack, state of being unconquerable; indisputability, incontestable; capability of being fertilized (of an egg) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impregnability — im·preg·na·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • impregnability — noun having the strength to withstand attack • Syn: ↑invulnerability • Derivationally related forms: ↑impregnable • Hypernyms: ↑safety …   Useful english dictionary

  • safety — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Secure condition Nouns 1. safety, safeness, security, surety, assurance; impregnability, invulnerability, invulnerableness; escape, safety valve; safeguard, passport, safe conduct; confidence (see hope) …   English dictionary for students

  • invulnerability — noun 1. having the strength to withstand attack (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑impregnability • Derivationally related forms: ↑impregnable (for: ↑impregnability) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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