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Definition of inviolate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

inviolate

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ɪnˈvaɪələt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈvaɪələt//
 
(formal)
 
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that has been, or must be, respected and cannot be attacked or destroyed Their privacy remained inviolate. Word Origin late Middle English: from Latin inviolatus, from in- ‘not’ + violare ‘violate’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inviolate