Invariable In*va"ri*a*ble, a. [Pref. in- not + variable: cf. F. invariable.] Not given to variation or change; unalterable; unchangeable; always uniform. [1913 Webster]

Physical laws which are invariable. --I. Taylor. -- {In*va"ri*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {In*va"ri*a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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