Definition of indemonstrable in English:

indemonstrable

Line breaks: in|dem¦on|strable
Pronunciation: /ˌɪndɪˈmɒnstrəb(ə)l
 
, ɪnˈdɛmən-/

adjective

  • 1Not able to be proved or demonstrated.
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    • Recognizing the indemonstrable is a necessary precursor to understanding the nature of a parable.
    • They claim the bench of science as judge, yet make indemonstrable statements of faith (the god of Chance).
    • You beg the question by merely reasserting that God's existence is indemonstrable.
  • 1.1 Philosophy (Of a truth) axiomatic and hence unprovable.
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    • Part of the issue rests on the requirement that first principles, which assert primary, indemonstrable attributes of their subjects, be necessary truths.
    • Dedekind regards this principle as being essentially indemonstrable; he ascribes to it, rather, the status of an axiom ‘by which we attribute to the line its continuity, by which we think continuity into the line.’
    • So the real, indemonstrable axioms are identical propositions.

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