- capable of being cultivated.
Also cul·ti·vat·a·ble [kuhl-tuh-vey-tuh-buh l] /ˈkʌl təˌveɪ tə bəl/.
Origin of cultivable
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Examples from the Web for uncultivable
Chemicals and pesticides are used with abandon, sometimes leading to uncultivable soil.Africa's ‘Madame Technology’
September 23, 2010
Truffles are uncultivable, so there are no truffle farms to produce affordable truffles for the masses.The Great Truffle-Market Crash of '09
September 1, 2009
What remained outside this and the residential patches of private land was classified as cultivable and uncultivable.The Glories of Ireland
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Uncultivable, un-kul′ti-va-bl, adj. not capable of being cultivated.
The great plain of Irak, the ancient Babylonia, is not only uncultivated now, but for the most part is uncultivable.A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 2 [of 2]
- (of land) capable of being cultivated
C17: from French, from Old French cultiver to cultivate
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