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demonstrable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Demonstrable  \De*mon"stra*ble\,  a.  [L.  demonstrabilis:  cf  OF 
  demonstrable,  F.  d['e]montrable.] 
  1.  Capable  of  being  demonstrated;  that  can  be  proved  beyond 
  doubt  or  question. 
 
  The  grand  articles  of  our  belief  are  as  demonstrable 
  as  geometry.  --Glanvill. 
 
  2.  Proved;  apparent.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  demonstrable 
  adj  1:  necessarily  or  demonstrably  true;  "demonstrable  truths" 
  [syn:  {incontrovertible}] 
  2:  capable  of  being  demonstrated  or  proved;  "obvious  lies";  "a 
  demonstrable  lack  of  concern  for  the  general  welfare"; 
  "practical  truth  provable  to  all  men"-  Walter  Bagehot 
  [syn:  {provable}] 




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