imputrescible

[ im-pyoo-tres-uh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪm pyuˈtrɛs ə bəl /

adjective

not liable to decomposition or putrefaction; incorruptible: a tanning process to make skins imputrescible.

Nearby words

  1. imputation,
  2. imputation system,
  3. impute,
  4. imputed,
  5. imputedly,
  6. impv.,
  7. imran khan,
  8. imroz,
  9. ims,
  10. imu

Origin of imputrescible

From the Late Latin word imputrescibilis, dating back to 1650–60. See im-2, putrescible

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