irreversible
ir·re·ver·si·ble /ˌir-rə-'vər-sə-bəl/ adj: not reversible
an irreversible decision

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

irreversible
I adjective beyond remedy, cureless, entrenched, hopeless, immutable, impossible to change, impossible to reverse, incommutable, incurable, indefeasible, indissoluble, indissolvable, ineradicable, inextinguishable, irreclaimable, irrecoverable, irredeemable, irreformable, irremedial, irremovable, irreparable, irrepealable, irretrievable, irrevocable, lasting, nonreversible, not capable of annulment, permanent, remediless, reverseless, unalterable, unchangeable, unrestorable, unreturnable associated concepts: irreversible damage, irreversible detriment II index certain (positive), decisive, definite, indefeasible, indelible, ironclad, irrecoverable, irredeemable, irremediable, irreparable, irrevocable, noncancellable, permanent, stable, unalterable

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • irréversible — [ irevɛrsibl ] adj. • 1892; de 1. in et réversible ♦ Qui n est pas réversible. 1 ♦ Techn. Qui ne peut fonctionner que dans un seul sens. Mécan. Qui ne peut transmettre un mouvement que dans un seul sens. Réducteur irréversible. 2 ♦ Qui ne peut se …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Irreversible — Irréversible Título Irreversible Ficha técnica Dirección Gaspar Noé Producción Christophe Rossignon Música …   Wikipedia Español

  • Irreversible — Ir re*vers i*ble, a. 1. Incapable of being reversed or turned about or back; incapable of being made to run backward; as, an irreversible engine; an irreversible process; an irreversible reaction. [1913 Webster +PJC] 2. Incapable of being… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Irreversible — Irréversible Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • irreversible — adjetivo 1. Que no puede ser transformado o alterado para recuperar un estado o condición anterior: situación irreversible, fenómeno irreversible. Ha entrado en un estado de coma irreversible. Antónimo: reversible …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Irreversible — may refer to: *Irreversibility, in thermodynamics, a process that is not reversible * Irréversible , a 2002 film …   Wikipedia

  • irreversible — Describe una situación o enfermedad que no se puede invertir. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • irreversible — (adj.) 1620s, from assimilated form of IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + REVERSIBLE (Cf. reversible). Related: Irreversibly …   Etymology dictionary

  • irreversible — meaning ‘that cannot be changed or undone’, is spelt ible, not able. See able, ible …   Modern English usage

  • irreversible — adj. Que no es reversible …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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