Origin of inheritable
1375–1425; late Middle EnglishRelated formsin·her·it·a·bil·i·ty, in·her·it·a·ble·ness, nounin·her·it·a·bly, adverbnon·in·her·it·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·in·her·it·a·ble, adjectivenon·in·her·it·a·ble·ness, nounun·in·her·it·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·in·her·it·a·ble, adjective
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Historical Examples of inheritable
In the one case the swarthiness would be inheritable, in the other not.
There you know is a good constitution in an inheritable form.
But among psychic characters one finds that practically all are inheritable.
It was out of the question, therefore, that Mr. Wallace should categorically deny that their effects were inheritable.
She turned her face away, and looked over that part of the inheritable world which met her gaze.
British Dictionary definitions for inheritable
Derived Formsinheritability or inheritableness, nouninheritably, adverb
capable of being transmitted by heredity from one generation to a later one
capable of being inherited
rare capable of inheriting; having the right to inherit
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Related formsin•her′it•a•bil′i•ty n.
Capable of being inherited.
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