[ dih-sahy-duh-buhl ]
/ dɪˈsaɪ də bəl /
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capable of being decided.
Logic. (of an axiom, proposition, etc.) having the property that its consistency or inconsistency with the axioms of a given logical system is determinable.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM decidablede·cid·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·de·cid·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for decidable
/ (dɪˈsaɪdəbəl) /
able to be decided
logic (of a formal theory) having the property that it is possible by a mechanistic procedure to determine whether or not any well-formed formula is a theorem
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