eradicable

[ ih-rad-i-kuh-buhl ]

adjective
  1. capable of being eradicated.

Origin of eradicable

1
1840–50; <Late Latin ērādīcābilis, equivalent to Latin ērādīc(āre) to eradicate + -ābilis-able

Other words from eradicable

  • e·rad·i·ca·bly, adverb
  • non·e·rad·i·ca·ble, adjective
  • un·e·rad·i·ca·ble, adjective

Words Nearby eradicable

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How to use eradicable in a sentence

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