[ih-mezh-er-uh-buh l] /ɪˈmɛʒ ər ə bəl/
incapable of being measured; limitless:
the immeasurable vastness of the universe.
incapable of being measured, esp by virtue of great size; limitless
mid-15c., from im- + measurable. It could alternate with immensurable (1530s), from French, from Late Latin immensurabilis, from assimilated form of in- “not” + mensurabilis “able to be measured,” from mensurare “to measure.” Related: Immeasurably.
[ih-mee-dee-uh-see] /ɪˈmi di ə si/ noun, plural immediacies. 1. the state, condition, or quality of being immediate. 2. Often, immediacies. an immediate need: the immediacies of everyday living. 3. Philosophy. n. c.1600, from immediate + -cy.
[ih-mee-dee-it] /ɪˈmi di ɪt/ adjective 1. occurring or accomplished without delay; instant: an immediate reply. 2. following or preceding without a lapse of time: the immediate future. 3. having no object or space intervening; nearest or next: in the immediate vicinity. 4. of or relating to the present time or moment: our immediate plans. 5. […]
- Immediate allergy
immediate allergy im·me·di·ate allergy (ĭ-mē’dē-ĭt) n. Hypersensitivity that becomes evident within seconds or minutes after contact with an antigen, reaches its peak within an hour or so, then recedes.
noun 1. an annuity bought with a single premium, with payments to the annuitant to begin at the end of one payment period, as a month or a year. noun 1. an annuity that starts less than a year after its purchase Compare deferred annuity