immarcessible

adj.

"unfading, imperishable," 1540s, from Late Latin immarcessabilis from assimilated form of in- "not" (see in- (1)) + marcessare "to wither, pine away."


Nearby words

  1. immanence,
  2. immanent,
  3. immanentism,
  4. immanently,
  5. immanuel,
  6. immaterial,
  7. immaterialism,
  8. immateriality,
  9. immaterialize,
  10. immature

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