- a child who is considered suitable for adoption: fewer adoptables than in previous years.
Origin of adoptable
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Examples from the Web for adoptable
I didn't cherry pick this list; it's the first page of search results for adoptable, relatively young kids.Can Gay Marriage Solve Our Adoption Problem?
March 29, 2013
Rescue groups and individuals have come forward stating that the animals they gave PETA were healthy and adoptable.PETA Gone Wild: Flour Bombing Kim Kardashian, Accusing HBO of “Murder”
April 2, 2012
Genetic traits are identified and matched in the genetic banks of adoptable children.The Civilization of Illiteracy