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invulnerable

adjective uk   /ɪnˈvʌl.nər.ə.bl̩/ us    /-nɚ-/
impossible to damage or hurt in any way: The command bunker is virtually invulnerable, even to a nuclear attack.
invulnerability
noun [U] uk   /ɪnˌvʌl.nər.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-nɚ.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
Translations of “invulnerable”
in Spanish invulnerable…
in French invulnérable…
in German unverwundbar, ungefährdet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無法傷害的, 無法損壞的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无法伤害的, 无法损坏的…
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