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impenetrable

Physics (of a body) incapable of occupying the same space as another body
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This impenetrability leads to the judiciary becoming a sect with its own social and political interests and leanings, weakening its impartiality and impacting its ability to represent the different groups of people in the name of whom the laws and judgements are issued.
Reva stuck out her tongue--a mistake, she knew, but her husbands dazed impenetrability - irritated and scared her.
However, instead of reading this fact as the proof that Lenin is outdated, one should, perhaps, risk the opposite conjecture: What if this impenetrability of Lenin is a sign that there is something wrong with OUR epoch?
Austen's choice of language obscures the reader's view and reflects the impenetrability of Darcy's expression.
After clarifying the black-box problem, the book meanders through changes in physicians' practice, various failed 20th-century teaching proposals, and 21st-century distance learning, most of which one way or another demonstrate the impenetrability of the classroom.
In relevant remarks in February, Lieutenant Commander of Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base General Shahrokh Shahram said Iran's air defense systems are fully prepared to defend the country against any possible enemy aggression, and assured the nation of impenetrability and security of Iran's nuclear sites and facilities.
The mutual regression of self and other and their impenetrability are connected here to the special features of photography.
Thordarson's work remains untranslated into other languages, thus adding to the aura of impenetrability that shrouds Iceland like foggy volcanic spume.
Overgaard's claim (borrowing the terms from Zenon Pylyshyn) is that if there is cognitive impenetrability of this sort in the perception of core emotional expressions like anger, as there seems to be, then we should be inclined to call it perception rather than inference (467).
If the world is matter / It is impenetrable absolutely," Oppen writes in a daybook, suggesting a kind of epistemological finitude, only to continue, "The recognition of impenetrability houses the hope of intelligibility.
From the start, then, it was clear that the promise and threat of the Summer of Faulkner lay in the encounter it was staging between an interpretive community consisting of hundreds of thousands of nonacademic readers and a writer alternately celebrated and vilified for his high modernist impenetrability.
there is an A-ness in A always" the problems of mutations in the inherent essence and structure--the innate impenetrability notwithstanding--is a moot proposition here (Kodish 159-160).