noun see inalienable

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  • Inalienability — In*al ien*a*bil i*ty, n. The quality or state of being inalienable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inalienability — The quality of being nontransferable. By giving to certain lands allotted to Indian tribes the character of inalienability, it is held that Congress has thereby made the lands nontaxable, because in order to make the restriction against… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • inalienability — inalienable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor. DERIVATIVES inalienability noun inalienably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • inalienability — See inalienable. * * * …   Universalium

  • inalienability — noun The condition of being inalienable …   Wiktionary

  • inalienability — n. quality of being inalienable, incapability of being transferred to another …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inalienability — in·alienability …   English syllables

  • inalienability — (|)in, ən+ noun : the quality or state of being inalienable …   Useful english dictionary

  • inalienable — inalienability, inalienableness, n. inalienably, adv. /in ayl yeuh neuh beuhl, ay lee euh /, adj. not alienable; not transferable to another or capable of being repudiated: inalienable rights. [1635 45; IN 3 + ALIENABLE] Syn. inviolable, absolute …   Universalium

  • Natural and legal rights — Inalienable redirects here. For the 2008 film, see InAlienable. For the concept of alienation in property law, see Alienation (property law). Rights Theoretical distinctions …   Wikipedia

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