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approvable

[ uh-proo-vuh-buhl ]
/ əˈpru və bəl /
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adjective

capable of being approved.
worthy of being approved; commendable.

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Origin of approvable

1400–50; late Middle English. See approve, -able

OTHER WORDS FROM approvable

ap·prov·a·bil·i·ty, nounap·prov·a·bly, adverbun·ap·prov·a·ble, adjectiveun·ap·prov·a·bly, adverb
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