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supportable

[suh-pawr-tuh-buh l, -pohr-] /səˈpɔr tə bəl, -ˈpoʊr-/
adjective
1.
capable of being supported; endurable; maintainable.
Origin of supportable
1525-1535
First recorded in 1525-35; support + -able
Related forms
supportability, noun
nonsupportability, noun
nonsupportable, adjective
nonsupportableness, noun
nonsupportably, adverb
unsupportable, adjective
unsupportableness, noun
unsupportably, adverb
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unsupportable

/ˌʌnsəˈpɔːtəbəl/
adjective
1.
not able to be supported
2.
not able to be defended: unsupportable actions

supportable

/səˈpɔːtəbəl/
adjective
1.
able to be supported or endured; bearable
Derived Forms
supportability, supportableness, noun
supportably, adverb
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