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devisable

[ dih-vahy-zuh-buhl ]
/ dɪˈvaɪ zə bəl /
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adjective
capable of being devised, invented, or contrived.
Law. capable of being transferred.
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Origin of devisable

1250–1300; Middle English <Anglo-French: assignable by will, Old French: that which may be divided, equivalent to devis(er) (see devise) + -able-able

OTHER WORDS FROM devisable

un·de·vis·a·ble, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for devisable

devisable
/ (dɪˈvaɪzəbəl) /

adjective
law (of property, esp realty) capable of being transferred by will
able to be invented, contrived, or devised
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