- capable of being understood by careful study or investigation.
Origin of scrutable
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- rare open to or able to be understood by scrutiny
Word Origin for scrutable
C17: from Latin scrūtārī to inspect closely; see scrutiny
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Word Origin and History for scrutability
c.1600, probably a back-formation from inscrutable.
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