- not subject to decay; indestructible; enduring.
Origin of imperishable
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Examples from the Web for imperishability
And yet one has faith in the imperishability of such a star-dust track.Modern Essays
In what manner can this concession be made an argument for its imperishability?Adonais
The duration of matter and imperishability of force.Material particles are thus the vehicles of force.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume II (of 2)
John William Draper
The fifth Lateran Council proclaimed anew the tenet of the imperishability of the spirit of man.
Yet being pressed by his friend, he refused to acknowledge a formal and precise belief in the imperishability of the human soul.Shelley
John Addington Symonds
- not subject to decay or deteriorationimperishable goods
- not likely to be forgottenimperishable truths
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Word Origin and History for imperishability
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