- 18.206.194.161

in·di·vis·i·ble /ˌɪndəˈvɪzəbəl/

(a.)不能分割的,除不盡的

In·di·vis·i·ble a.

1. Not divisible; incapable of being divided, separated, or broken; not separable into parts. *“One indivisible point of time.”*

2. Math. Not capable of exact division, as one quantity by another; incommensurable.

In·di·vis·i·ble, n.

1. That which is indivisible.

*By atom, nobody will imagine we intend to express a perfect indivisible, but only the least sort of natural bodies.* --*Digby.*

2. Geom. An infinitely small quantity which is assumed to admit of no further division.

**Method of indivisibles**, a kind of calculus, formerly in use, in which lines were considered as made up of an infinite number of points; surfaces, as made up of an infinite number of lines; and volumes, as made up of an infinite number of surfaces.

◄ ►

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

indivisible

adj : impossible of undergoing division; "an indivisible union of

states"; "one nation indivisible" [ant: divisible]