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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. able to be or fit to be prevented

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being prevented or hindered.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • That can be prevented or hindered; capable of being prevented.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. capable of being prevented


prevent +‎ -able (Wiktionary)



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