[ ef-uh-buhl ]
/ ˈɛf ə bəl /
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Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for effable
We have architects and no tects; there are things which are ineffable and none which are effable.Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary|Voltaire
British Dictionary definitions for effable
/ (ˈɛfəbəl) /
archaic capable of being expressed in words
Word Origin for effable
C17: from Old French, from Late Latin effābilis, from Latin effārī, from ex- out + fārī to speak
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