determinable

[dih-tur-muh-nuh-buh l]

adjective

capable of being determined.
Law. subject to termination.

Origin of determinable

1275–1325; Middle English: fixed < Old French < Late Latin dēterminābilis, equivalent to Latin dētermin(āre) to bound, determine + -ābilis -able
Related formsde·ter·mi·na·bil·i·ty, de·ter·mi·na·ble·ness, nounde·ter·mi·na·bly, adverbnon·de·ter·mi·na·ble, adjectiveun·de·ter·mi·na·ble, adjectiveun·de·ter·mi·na·ble·ness, nounun·de·ter·mi·na·bly, adverb
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determinable

adjective

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