The DICT Development Group
2 definitions found
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Fixity \Fix"i*ty\ (-[i^]*t[y^]), n. [Cf. F. fixit['e].]
1. Fixedness; as, fixity of tenure; also, that which is
2. Coherence of parts. --Sir I. Newton.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: the quality of being fixed in place as by some firm
attachment [syn: fastness, fixedness, fixity,
fixture, secureness] [ant: looseness]
2: the quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin
challenged the fixity of species" [syn: immutability,
immutableness, fixity] [ant: mutability, mutableness]
Questions or comments about this site?