[ dih-tur-muh-nuh-buh l ]
/ dɪˈtɜr mə nə bəl /


capable of being determined.
Law. subject to termination.


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Origin of determinable

1275–1325; Middle English: fixed < Old French < Late Latin dēterminābilis, equivalent to Latin dētermin(āre) to bound, determine + -ābilis -able

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British Dictionary definitions for determinable

/ (dɪˈtɜːmɪnəbəl) /


able to be decided, fixed, or found out
law liable to termination under certain conditions; terminable

Derived forms of determinable

determinably, adverb
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