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mensurable

[ men-sher-uh-buhl, -ser-uh- ]
/ ˈmɛn ʃər ə bəl, -sər ə- /
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adjective
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Origin of mensurable

1595–1605; <Late Latin mēnsūrābilis, equivalent to mēnsūrā(re) to measure + -bilis-ble

OTHER WORDS FROM mensurable

men·sur·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·men·sur·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for mensurable

mensurable
/ (ˈmɛnsjʊrəbəl, -ʃə-) /

adjective
a less common word for measurable

Derived forms of mensurable

mensurability, noun

Word Origin for mensurable

C17: from Late Latin mēnsūrābilis, from mēnsūra measure
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