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traceable

[trey-suh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. capable of being traced.
  2. attributable or ascribable (usually followed by to): a victory traceable to good coaching.
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Origin of traceable

First recorded in 1740–50; trace1 + -able
Related formstrace·a·bil·i·ty, trace·a·ble·ness, nountrace·a·bly, adverbnon·trace·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·trace·a·ble, adjectivenon·trace·a·ble·ness, nounnon·trace·a·bly, adverbun·trace·a·ble, adjective
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Related Words for traceable

detectable, identifiable, attributable, trackable, accountable, derivative, verifiable, ascribable, referable

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Word Origin and History for traceable

adj.

1748, from trace (v.) + -able. Related: Traceability.

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