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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Payable  \Pay"a*ble\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  payable.  Cf  {Pacable}.] 
  1.  That  may  can,  or  should  be  paid;  suitable  to  be  paid; 
  justly  due.  --Drayton. 
 
  Thanks  are  a  tribute  payable  by  the  poorest. 
  --South. 
 
  2.  (Law) 
  a  That  may  be  discharged  or  settled  by  delivery  of 
  value. 
  b  Matured;  now  due. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  payable 
  adj  :  subject  to  or  requiring  payment  especially  as  specified;  "a 
  collectible  bill";  "a  note  payable  on  demand";  "a  check 
  payable  to  John  Doe"  [syn:  {collectible},  {collectable}] 




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