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cogitable

[koj-i-tuh-buh l] /ˈkɒdʒ ɪ tə bəl/
adjective
1.
able to be considered; conceivable; thinkable:
The thought of space flights to other galaxies has become more cogitable.
Origin of cogitable
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Latin cōgitābilis, equivalent to cōgitā(re) (see cogitate) + -bilis -ble
Related forms
cogitability, noun
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  • Objects, therefore, are of two kinds, sensible and cogitable.

    The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha Madhava Acharya
  • Scotus Erigena revived the doctrine of cogitable Universalia extra rem and ante rem.

    Aristotle George Grote
British Dictionary definitions for cogitable

cogitable

/ˈkɒdʒɪtəbəl/
adjective
1.
(rare) conceivable
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