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calculable

[ kal-kyuh-luh-buhl ]
/ ˈkæl kyə lə bəl /
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adjective
determinable by calculation; ascertainable: This map was designed so that distances by road are easily calculable.
that can be counted on; reliable.
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Origin of calculable

First recorded in 1725–35; calcul(ate) + -able

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British Dictionary definitions for calculable

calculable
/ (ˈkælkjʊləbəl) /

adjective
that may be computed or estimated
predictable; dependable

Derived forms of calculable

calculability, nouncalculably, adverb
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