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1. Secure from violation or profanation: an inviolable reliquary deep beneath the altar.
2. Impregnable to assault or trespass; invincible: fortifications that made the frontier inviolable.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin inviolābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + violāre, to violate; see violate.]

in·vi′o·la·bil′i·ty, in·vi′o·la·ble·ness n.
in·vi′o·la·bly adv.


[ɪnˈvaɪələblɪ] ADVinviolablemente
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What signifies a declaration, that "the liberty of the press shall be inviolably preserved"?
He then stepped to his house, which was hard by, and immediately returned; after which, the barber having received very strict injunctions of secrecy from Jones, and having sworn inviolably to maintain it, they separated; the barber went home, and Jones retired to his chamber.
No matter how flexible the Founders' rules were, though, they haven't been inviolably observed.
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Not even in the deeply-entrenched democracies where the rule of law is embedded so reverentially and inviolably.
In order for physicalism, scientifically, to be the absolute and inviolable truth it is treated as, it would have to be demonstrated scientifically, absolutely and inviolably.
From Cicero: "What is more sacred, what more inviolably hedged about by every kind of sanctity, than the home of every individual citizen?
And the Articles of this confederation shall be inviolably observed by every State.
the interest of which shall be inviolably appropriated, by each State,.
Wee doe therefore this day religiously and unanimously decree and confirme these following Rites, liberties and priveleges concerning our Churches and Civill State to be respectively impartiallie and inviolably enjoyed and observed throughout our Jurisdiction for ever.
Which is a direction that inviolably pushes towards smaller government and less federal spending.