assignable

[uh-sahy-nuh-buh l]

adjective

capable of being specified: The word has no assignable meaning in our language.
capable of being attributed: This work is assignable to a 12th-century poet.
Law. capable of being assigned.

Origin of assignable

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at assign, -able
Related formsas·sign·a·bil·i·ty, nounas·sign·a·bly, adverbnon·as·sign·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·as·sign·a·ble, adjectivenon·as·sign·a·bly, adverbun·as·sign·a·ble, adjectiveun·as·sign·a·bly, adverb
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