Meaning of INDIVISIBLE
Pronunciation:   `indu'vizubul



WordNet Dictionary 

 Definition:  
[adj] impossible of undergoing division; "an indivisible union of states"; "one nation indivisible" 

INDIVISIBLE is a 11 letter word that starts with I. 
 Synonyms:   indiscrete, indivisible by(p), inseparable, undividable 

 Antonyms:   divisible   
Webster's 1913 Dictionary 

 Definition:  
\In`di*vis"i*ble\, a. [L. indivisibilis: cf. F.
indivisible. See {In} not, and {Divisible}.]
1. Not divisible; incapable of being divided, separated, or
broken; not separable into parts. ``One indivisible point
of time.'' Dryden.
2. (Math.) Not capable of exact division, as one quantity by
another; incommensurable.
\In`di*vis"i*ble\, n.
1. That which is indivisible.
By atom, nobody will imagine we intend to express a
perfect indivisible, but only the least sort of
natural bodies. Digby.
2. (Geom.) An infinitely small quantity which is assumed to
admit of no further division.
{Method of indivisibles}, a kind of calculus, formerly in
use, in which lines were considered as made up of an
infinite number of points; surfaces, as made up of an
infinite number of lines; and volumes, as made up of an
infinite number of surfaces.


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