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eradicable

[ih-rad-i-kuh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. capable of being eradicated.
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Origin of eradicable

1840–50; < Late Latin ērādīcābilis, equivalent to Latin ērādīc(āre) to eradicate + -ābilis -able
Related formse·rad·i·ca·bly, adverbnon·e·rad·i·ca·ble, adjectiveun·e·rad·i·ca·ble, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Disease had been communicated several years before, of a kind which was much more communicable then, than it was eradicable now.

    Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders

    William A. Alcott

  • He loved, and the transient doubt which had saddened his thoughts could not struggle against a thought which was now eradicable.

    Last of the Incas

    Gustave Aimard