[ im-pahr-tuh-buh l ]
/ ɪmˈpɑr tə bəl /


not partible; indivisible.

Origin of impartible

1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin impartībilis indivisible. See im-2, partible

Related forms

im·part·i·bil·i·ty, nounim·part·i·bly, adverbun·im·part·i·ble, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for impartible

  • First, That it must be a body susceptible and impartible of this motion that will deserve the name of a Transparent.

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British Dictionary definitions for impartible


/ (ɪmˈpɑːtəbəl) /


law (of land, an estate, etc) incapable of partition; indivisible
capable of being imparted

Derived Forms

impartibility, nounimpartibly, adverb
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