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ponderable

[pon-der-uh-buh l] /ˈpɒn dər ə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being considered carefully or deeply.
2.
capable of being weighed; having appreciable weight.
Origin of ponderable
1640-1650
From the Late Latin word ponderābilis, dating back to 1640-50. See ponder, -able
Related forms
ponderability, ponderableness, noun
nonponderability, noun
nonponderable, adjective
unponderable, adjective
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ponderable

/ˈpɒndərəbəl/
adjective
1.
able to be evaluated or estimated; appreciable
2.
capable of being weighed or measured
noun
3.
(often pl) something that can be evaluated or appreciated; a substantial thing
Derived Forms
ponderability, noun
ponderably, adverb
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