traceable

[trey-suh-buh l]

adjective

capable of being traced.
attributable or ascribable (usually followed by to): a victory traceable to good coaching.

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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Word Origin and History for traceable
adj.

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

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