invariability

invariable

[in-vair-ee-uh-buhl]
adjective
1.
not variable; not changing or capable of being changed; static or constant.
noun
2.
something that is invariable; a constant.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English; see in-3, variable

invariability, invariableness, noun
invariably, adverb


1. unalterable, unchanging, changeless, invariant, unvarying, immutable.


1. changing.
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invariable (ɪnˈvɛərɪəbəl)
 
adj
1.  not subject to alteration; unchanging
 
n
2.  a mathematical quantity having an unchanging value; a constant
 
invaria'bility
 
n
 
in'variableness
 
n

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invariable
1607, from in- "not" + variable.
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