explicable

[ ek-spli-kuh-buh l, ik-splik-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈɛk splɪ kə bəl, ɪkˈsplɪk ə bəl /

adjective

capable of being explained.

Origin of explicable

1550–60; < Latin explicābilis, equivalent to explicā(re) to explicate + -bilis -ble

OTHER WORDS FROM explicable

non·ex·pli·ca·ble, adjective
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explicable
/ (ˈɛksplɪkəbəl, ɪkˈsplɪk-) /

adjective

capable of being explained
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