Definition of demurrable in English:

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demurrable

Pronunciation: /dɪˈməːrəb(ə)l/

adjective

dated, chiefly Law
Open to demurrer.
Example sentences
  • And if a claim is demurrable there might arise a question, as arose in the present case, as to whether it could possibly be saved by amendment.
  • The emotional distress cause of action was demurrable on other grounds, but leave to amend should have been granted.
  • Without such allegation that the contract was assigned, that part of the pleading would then be demurrable.

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