triable

[ trahy-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈtraɪ ə bəl /

subject or liable to judicial trial.

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Origin of triable

1400–50; late Middle English < Anglo-French. See try, -able

OTHER WORDS FROM triable

un·tri·a·ble, adjectiveun·tri·a·ble·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for triable

triable
/ (ˈtraɪəbəl) /

adjective

  1. liable to be tried judicially
  2. subject to examination or determination by a court of law
rare able to be tested

Derived forms of triable

triableness, noun
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