Infrangible
Infrangible In*fran"gi*ble, a. [Pref. in- not + grangible: cf. F. infrangible.] 1. Not capable of being broken or separated into parts; as, infrangible atoms. [1913 Webster]

[He] link'd their fetlocks with a golden band Infrangible. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

2. Not to be infringed or violated. [1913 Webster]


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  • infrangible — [ ɛ̃frɑ̃ʒibl ] adj. • 1555; de 1. in et a. fr. frangible (1519), du bas lat. frangibilis, de frangere « briser » ♦ Littér. Qui ne peut être brisé, détruit, rompu. ⇒ solide. L appréhension « de leur conférer soudain [à ses craintes] une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • infrangible — I adjective cohesive, durable, everlasting, firm, hallowed, holy, indestructible, indiscerptible, indissoluble, indissolvable, indivisible, inseparable, insoluble, inviolable, invulnerable, lasting, perdurable, resistant, sacred, sacrosanct,… …   Law dictionary

  • infrangible — Infrangible, Infragilis, Infrangibilis …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • infrangible — (Del lat. infrangibĭlis). adj. Que no se puede quebrar (ǁ romper) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • infrangible — [in fran′jə bəl] adj. [MFr: see IN 2 & FRANGIBLE] 1. that cannot be broken or separated 2. that cannot be violated or infringed infrangibility n. infrangibleness infrangibly adv …   English World dictionary

  • infrangible — adjetivo inquebrantable. Infrangible se distingue de inquebrantable en que solo se usa literariamente en sentido figurado: un precepto infrangible o inquebrantable; pero una roca es inquebrantable, y sería muy pedante llamarla infrangible …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • infrangible — adjective Etymology: Middle French, from Late Latin infrangibilis, from Latin in + frangere to break more at break Date: 1597 1. not capable of being broken or separated into parts < infrangible iron bars > 2. not to be infringed or violated <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • infrangible — infrangibility, infrangibleness, n. infrangibly, adv. /in fran jeuh beuhl/, adj. 1. that cannot be broken or separated; unbreakable: infrangible moral strength. 2. that cannot be infringed or violated; inviolable: an infrangible rule. [1590 1600; …   Universalium

  • infrangible — (Del lat. infrangibilis.) ► adjetivo Que no se puede romper o quebrantar. * * * infrangible (del lat. «infrangibĭlis») adj. Imposible de *romper. * * * infrangible. (Del lat. infrangibĭlis). adj. Que no se puede quebrar (ǁ romper). * * * ►… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • infrangible — (in fran ji bl ) adj. Qui ne peut être brisé. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Infrangible, DE LA PORTE Épithètes.. •   Mutuelle et infragible confederation, PARÉ VIII, 11. ÉTYMOLOGIE    In.... 1, et frangere, briser (voy …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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