# removable

[ri-moo-vuh-buh l]

### adjective

that may be removed.

Mathematics.

- (of a singularity of a function of a complex variable) noting that the function is not analytic at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be analytic at the point.
- (of a discontinuity) noting that the function is discontinuous at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be continuous at the point.Compare essential(def 5).

## Origin of removable

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## removable

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