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unalienable

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adjective un·alien·able \ˌən-ˈāl-yə-nə-bəl, -ˈā-lē-ə-\

Simple Definition of unalienable

  • : impossible to take away or give up

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unalienable

Circa 1611

First Known Use of unalienable

circa 1611


Law Dictionary

unalienable

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adjective un·alien·able \ˌən-ˈāl-yə-nə-bəl, -ˈā-lē-ə-\

Legal Definition of unalienable

  1. :  not alienable :  inalienable




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