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allowable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Allowable  \Al*low"a*ble\,  a.  [F.  allouable.] 
  1.  Praiseworthy;  laudable.  [Obs.]  --Hacket. 
 
  2.  Proper  to  be  or  capable  of  being  allowed;  permissible; 
  admissible;  not  forbidden;  not  unlawful  or  improper;  as  a 
  certain  degree  of  freedom  is  allowable  among  friends. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  allowable 
  adj  1:  deductible  according  to  the  tax  laws 
  2:  deserving  to  be  allowed  or  considered 
  3:  possible  to  allow  "a  degree  of  freedom  allowable  among 
  friends"  [syn:  {permitted}] 




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