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statutable

[stach-oo-tuh-buh l] /ˈstætʃ ʊ tə bəl/
adjective
1.
(of an offense) recognized by statute; legally punishable.
2.
prescribed, authorized, or permitted by statute:
the statutable age of a voter.
Origin of statutable
1630-1640
1630-40; statute + -able
Related forms
nonstatutable, adjective
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  • The decreasing value of the statutable stipends in the xvii c. led to the adoption (in 1630) of the new scale of payments.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • The statutable time of taking both degrees was anticipated, but irregularities of this kind were not then infrequent.

    Locke Thomas Fowler
  • This recognition is not merely technical, or strictly confined to a statutable interpretation.

    Thoughts on African Colonization William Lloyd Garrison
British Dictionary definitions for statutable

statutable

/ˈstætjʊtəbəl/
adjective
1.
a variant of statutory (sense 2), statutory (sense 3)
Derived Forms
statutably, adverb
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