imperfectible


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imperfectible

(ˌɪmpəˈfɛktəbəl)
adj
not capable of being perfected
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Adj.1.imperfectible - capable of being made imperfect
imperfect - not perfect; defective or inadequate; "had only an imperfect understanding of his responsibilities"; "imperfect mortals"; "drainage here is imperfect"
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The growth of American certification programs and of their successful implementation is due to the hard work of many dedicated people--interpreters, administrators, scientists, legislators, lawyers, educators, test developers and numerous others--people who are dedicated to attempting to perfect the imperfectible, to the end that we might actually have justice for all.
s gorgeous explication of the pleasures of imperfectible obedience.
Born an Episcopalian, Burns says his spirituality has its roots in Christianity but told the magazine that today he finds himself in the tradition of the founders--"what Thomas Jefferson would call a deist, I guess--interested less in the organized forms of religion than in spiritual pursuit as a way toward the perfectibility of an imperfectible species called human beings.