immutability


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im·mu·ta·ble

 (ĭ-myo͞o′tə-bəl)
adj.
Not subject or susceptible to change.

im·mu′ta·bil′i·ty, im·mu′ta·ble·ness n.
im·mu′ta·bly adv.
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Noun1.immutability - the quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin challenged the fixity of species"
unchangeability, unchangeableness, unchangingness, changelessness - the quality of being unchangeable; having a marked tendency to remain unchanged
unalterability - the quality of not being alterable
agelessness - the quality of being timeless and eternal
mutability, mutableness - the quality of being capable of mutation
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Translations

immutability

[ɪˌmjuːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Ninmutabilidad f, inalterabilidad f
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immutability

nUnveränderlichkeit f, → Unwandelbarkeit f
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True, I feel at home in the society of these symbols of life's immutability. In the procession I should feel the crushing feet, the clashing discords, the ruthless hands and stifling breath.
He alone did not obey the law of immutability in the enchanted, sleeping castle.
The general characteristics of all theocratic architecture are immutability, horror of progress, the preservation of traditional lines, the consecration of the primitive types, the constant bending of all the forms of men and of nature to the incomprehensible caprices of the symbol.
This point, if it could be cleared up, would be interesting; if, for instance, it could be shown that the greyhound, bloodhound, terrier, spaniel, and bull-dog, which we all know propagate their kind so truly, were the offspring of any single species, then such facts would have great weight in making us doubt about the immutability of the many very closely allied and natural species--for instance, of the many foxes--inhabiting different quarters of the world.
The whole reasoning, of course, is founded on the assumption of the immutability of species; otherwise the difference in the species in the two regions might be considered as superinduced during a length of time.
In the immutability of their surroundings the foreign shores, the foreign faces, the changing immensity of life, glide past, veiled not by a sense of mystery but by a slightly disdainful ignorance; for there is nothing mys- terious to a seaman unless it be the sea itself, which is the mistress of his existence and as inscrutable as Destiny.
Immutability is one of the core principles defining blockchains.
'The key features of the blockchain are decentralization, transparency, theoretical unlimitedness, immutability. Traditional storage systems do not have these strengths.
Furthermore, rising demand for blockchain due to benefits associated such as reduces operation cost, makes the business process simple and maintain transparency and immutability are driving the overall growth of the market.
Otherwise, we would jettison the doctrine of immutability of final judgment and further, obviate the possibility of rendering conflicting rulings on the same set of facts and circumstances in the same information,' it added.
The draft document will revise the rates of the subscription bonus for the right of exploration and prospecting for minerals and will guarantee the immutability of tax legislation for the entire period of the investment project.