Definition of irreducible:
indissoluble, incapable of being diminished, unchangeable, permanent, indelible, imperishable, inherent, irrevocable, intrinsic, natural, raw, rudimentary, indestructible, intransmutable, inextinguishable, firm, core.
pure (part of speech: adjective)
- united (part of speech: adjective)
- "Invaders from the Infinite", John Wood Campbell.
As for Philip, he hesitated, not quite certain in his own mind on the point of etiquette- say rather of morals- whether one ought or ought not to introduce " the ladies of one's family" to a casual stranger picked up in the street, who confesses he has come on a visit to England without a letter of introduction or even that irreducible minimum of respectability- a portmanteau.- "The British Barbarians", Grant Allen.
- "Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)", Alexander Maclaren.