agelessness


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 (āj′lĭs)
adj.
1. Seeming never to grow old or to show the effects of time: "Our sporting heroes often strike us as ageless. We remember them in their prime, their faces unblemished" (Neal Bascomb).
2. Existing forever; eternal: "He was merely a participant in some ageless ritual that had preceded him by centuries" (Elizabeth Gilbert).

age′less·ly adv.
age′less·ness n.
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Noun1.agelessness - the quality of being timeless and eternal
immutability, immutableness, fixity - the quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin challenged the fixity of species"
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