Definition of definable in English:

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Pronunciation: /dəˈfīnəbl/


Able to be defined: it may not serve a definable purpose
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  • It is not a bunker at a fixed location with a definable defense.
  • And as a rule in public health, you do not immunize against something for which there is no definable risk.
  • We refer to the forces within nature, which are controlled by clearly definable laws, such as, gravity, magnetism and air pressure.
determinable, ascertainable, known, definite, clear-cut, precise, exact, specific

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Syllabification: de·fin·a·ble

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