GRE Word List

INVIOLABLE

secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability

The meaning of the word inviolable is secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability.

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