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Inevitable

Inevitable
1. Not evitable; incapable of being shunned; unavoidable; certain. The inevitable hour. It was inevitable; it was necessary; it was planted in the nature of things. (Burke)
2. Irresistible. Inevitable charms.
Origin: L. Inevitabilis: cf. F. Inevitable. See in- not, and Evitable.


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