incommutability


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in·com·mut·a·ble

 (ĭn′kə-myo͞o′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not able to be exchanged one for another: a rare, incommutable skill.
2. That cannot be altered: an incommutable death sentence.

in′com·mut′a·bil′i·ty, in′com·mut′a·ble·ness n.
in′com·mut′a·bly adv.
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Noun1.incommutability - the quality of being not interchangeable
unexchangeability - the quality of being incapable of exchange or interchange
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