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incorruption

[in-kuh-ruhp-shuh n]
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noun Archaic.
  1. the quality or condition of being incorrupt.
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Origin of incorruption

1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin incorruptiōn- (stem of incorruptiō). See in-3, corruption
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Examples from the Web for incorruption

Historical Examples

  • Does this corruption put on incorruption—this mortal put on immortality?

    Hubert's Wife

    Minnie Mary Lee

  • This corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality.

  • The corruptible had put on incorruption, the mortal immortality.

  • For this corruption must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality.

  • Could it be that these wretches were to be raised in incorruption?

    The Road Builders

    Samuel Merwin