unchangingness


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un·chang·ing

 (ŭn-chān′jĭng)
adj.
Remaining the same; showing or undergoing no change: unchanging weather patterns; unchanging friendliness.

un·chang′ing·ly adv.
un·chang′ing·ness n.

unchangingness

(ˌʌnˈtʃeɪndʒɪŋnəs)
n
the quality or state of not changing
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Noun1.unchangingness - the quality of being unchangeableunchangingness - the quality of being unchangeable; having a marked tendency to remain unchanged
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
absoluteness - the quality of being absolute; "the absoluteness of the pope's decree could not be challenged"
constancy, stability - the quality of being enduring and free from change or variation; "early mariners relied on the constancy of the trade winds"
innateness - the quality of being innate
irreversibility - the quality of being irreversible (once done it cannot be changed)
invariableness, invariance, invariability - the quality of being resistant to variation
unalterability, fixedness - the quality of being fixed and unchangeable; "the fixedness of his gaze upset her"
unexchangeability - the quality of being incapable of exchange or interchange
immutability, immutableness, fixity - the quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin challenged the fixity of species"
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The insistence on genetic unchangingness and the doubt about the acceptable level of genetic change occupy a central place in conservation of rare domestic animals.
Above all, it was a conservatism of the natural world: of the large, solid, protective trees, of the perpetually roaring Merrimack and Concord Rivers--all combining to cast that crucial illusion of unchangingness that, in the best of circumstances, cradles and fortiies a soul for its journey beyond childhood.
Essence viewed from this perspective loses its universality, unchangingness, and necessity.