from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state of being marketable; marketability.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun Quality of being marketable.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The state or quality of being
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Admitting, what no one at the time denied, the general marketableness of states as private property, this is the one practical result, thinks Carlyle (not likely to think wrong), of that oecumenical deliberation, four years long, of the
If a runaway slave die in prison, before he or she can be sold, _the county pays the sheriff and jailer_; formerly these officers depended on the life and marketableness of their prisoners for security; but even this poor motive for kindness is now taken away.