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Date: 1400-1500
Language: Medieval Latin
Origin: indelibilis, from Latin indelebilis, from delere; DELETE

indelible

adjective
     
in‧del‧i‧ble
1 impossible to remove or forget [= permanent]:
Her words left an indelible impression on me for years to come.
2

indelible ink/pencil/marker etc

ink etc that makes a permanent mark which cannot be removed
indelibly adverb:
a moment indelibly imprinted on my mind

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