cultivable

[kuhl-tuh-vuh-buh l]
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Also cul·ti·vat·a·ble [kuhl-tuh-vey-tuh-buh l] /ˈkʌl təˌveɪ tə bəl/.

Origin of cultivable

First recorded in 1675–85; cultiv(ate) + -able
Related formscul·ti·va·bil·i·ty, nouncul·ti·va·bly, adverbnon·cul·ti·va·bil·i·ty, nounnon·cul·ti·va·ble, adjectivenon·cul·ti·vat·a·ble, adjectiveun·cul·ti·va·ble, adjectiveun·cul·ti·vat·a·ble, adjective
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Related Words for cultivable

cultivable, tillable

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British Dictionary definitions for cultivable

cultivable

cultivatable (ˈkʌltɪˌveɪtəbəl)

adjective
  1. (of land) capable of being cultivated
Derived Formscultivability, noun

Word Origin for cultivable

C17: from French, from Old French cultiver to cultivate
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