Definitions

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  • adj. Indispensable.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Indispensable.
  • adj. Unavoidable; inevitable.
  • adj. Not to be freed by dispensation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Indispensable. Unavoidable.
  • Excluded from dispensation.

Etymologies

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From un- +‎ dispensable.

Examples

  • As where a Law exacteth a Pecuniary mulct, of them that take the name of God in vaine, the payment of the mulct, is not the price of a dispensation to sweare, but the Punishment of the transgression of a Law undispensable.

    Leviathan

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