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trainable

[trey-nuh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. capable of being trained.
  2. Education. of or relating to moderately retarded individuals who may achieve some self-sufficiency, as in personal care.
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Origin of trainable

First recorded in 1540–50; train + -able
Related formstrain·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·train·a·ble, adjective
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  • It grows in great strings fourteen or fifteen feet in length and seems as trainable as smilax or the asparagus vine.

    The Garden, You, and I

    Mabel Osgood Wright