indivisible

adjective in·di·vis·i·ble \ ˌin-də-ˈvi-zə-bəl \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of indivisible

:not divisible

indivisibility

play \ˌin-də-ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

indivisible

noun

indivisibly

play \ˌin-də-ˈvi-zə-blē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of indivisible

Middle English, from Late Latin indivisibilis, from Latin in- + Late Latin divisibilis divisible

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INDIVISIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

indivisible

adjective

Definition of indivisible for English Language Learners

  • : impossible to divide or separate : not divisible


INDIVISIBLE Defined for Kids

indivisible

adjective in·di·vis·i·ble \ ˌin-də-ˈvi-zə-bəl \

Definition of indivisible for Students

:impossible to divide or separate
  • The two friends were indivisible.

indivisibly

\-blē\ adverb

Law Dictionary

indivisible

adjective in·di·vis·i·ble \ ˌin-də-ˈvi-zə-bəl \

legal Definition of indivisible

:consisting of one whole whose parts cannot be divided or treated individually
  • an indivisible obligation

indivisibility

play \-ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

indivisibly

adverb


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