remediable

[ ri-mee-dee-uh-buh l ]
/ rɪˈmi di ə bəl /

adjective

capable of being remedied.

Nearby words

  1. rematerialize,
  2. remblai,
  3. rembrandt,
  4. rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn,
  5. reme,
  6. remedial,
  7. remedial reading,
  8. remediate,
  9. remediation,
  10. remediless

Origin of remediable

1485–95; (< Middle French) < Latin remediābilis curable. See remedy, -able

Related forms
Can be confusedremediable remedial

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Word Origin and History for remediable

remediable

adj.

1560s, from Middle French remédiable, from Latin remediabilis "that may be healed, curable," from stem of remediare, from remedium (see remedy (n.)).

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