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[in-vahy-uh-buh l] /ɪnˈvaɪ ə bəl/ adjective, Biology. 1. (of an organism) incapable of sustaining its own life. /ɪnˈvaɪəbəl/ adjective 1. not viable, esp financially; not able to survive: an inviable company adj. 1918, from in- (1) “not” + viable. Related: Inviability. inviable in·vi·a·ble (ĭn-vī’ə-bəl) adj. Unable to survive or develop normally.
Latin adjective, “unconquered, unsubdued, invincible.” A popular poem from the late nineteenth century by the English author William Ernest Henley. Invictus is Latin for “unconquered.” The speaker in the poem proclaims his strength in the face of adversity: My head is bloody, but unbowed…. I am the master of my fate; I am the captain […]
[in-vid-ee-uh s] /ɪnˈvɪd i əs/ adjective 1. calculated to create ill will or resentment or give offense; hateful: invidious remarks. 2. offensively or unfairly discriminating; injurious: invidious comparisons. 3. causing or tending to cause animosity, resentment, or envy: an invidious honor. 4. Obsolete. . /ɪnˈvɪdɪəs/ adjective 1. incurring or tending to arouse resentment, unpopularity, etc: […]
[in-vij-uh-leyt] /ɪnˈvɪdʒ əˌleɪt/ verb (used without object), invigilated, invigilating. 1. to keep watch. 2. British. to keep watch over students at an examination. /ɪnˈvɪdʒɪˌleɪt/ verb (intransitive) 1. (Brit) to watch examination candidates, esp to prevent cheating US word proctor 2. (archaic) to keep watch v. 1550s, from Latin invigilatus, past participle of invigilare “watch over, […]