indefeasible
adjective Date: 1548 not capable of being annulled or voided or undone <
an indefeasible right
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indefeasibility nounindefeasibly adverb

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  • indefeasible — in·de·fea·si·ble /ˌin di fē zə bəl/ adj: not capable of being annulled or voided an indefeasible right in·de·fea·si·bly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Indefeasible — In de*fea si*ble, a. [Pref. in not + defeasible: cf. OF. indefaisable.] Not to be defeated; not defeasible; incapable of being annulled or made void; as, an indefeasible or title. [1913 Webster] That the king had a divine and an indefeasible… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indefeasible — A right or a title in property that cannot be made void or cancelled by any past event, error or omission in the title. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • indefeasible — (adj.) 1530s (implied in indefeasibly), from IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + defeasible (see DEFEASANCE (Cf. defeasance)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • indefeasible — [in΄dē fē′zə bəl, in΄difē′zə bəl] adj. not defeasible; that cannot be undone or made void indefeasibility n. indefeasibly adv …   English World dictionary

  • indefeasible — indefeasibility, indefeasibleness, n. indefeasibly, adv. /in di fee zeuh beuhl/, adj. not defeasible; not to be annulled or made void; not forfeitable. [1540 50; IN 3 + DEFEASIBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • indefeasible — adjective not liable to being annuled or declared void. Ant: defeasible …   Wiktionary

  • indefeasible — Synonyms and related words: certain, changeless, constant, fated, fateful, immutable, inalienable, incommunicable, incommutable, inconvertible, ineluctable, inert, inescapable, inevasible, inevitable, inexorable, inflexible, insusceptible of… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • indefeasible —  Permanent, cannot be made void …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • indefeasible — in·de·fea·si·ble || ‚ɪndɪ fɪːzÉ™bl adj. impossible to cancel, cannot be voided or annulled …   English contemporary dictionary

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