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cal·cu·la·ble

 (kăl′kyə-lə-bəl)
adj.
1. Capable of being calculated or estimated: calculable odds.
2. Readily relied on; dependable: a calculable assistant.

cal′cu·la·bil′i·ty n.

calculable

(ˈkælkjʊləbəl)
adj
1. that may be computed or estimated
2. predictable; dependable
ˌcalculaˈbility n
ˈcalculably adv

cal•cu•la•ble

(ˈkæl kyə lə bəl)

adj.
1. determinable by calculation; ascertainable.
2. able to be counted on; reliable.
[1725–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.calculable - capable of being calculated or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "calculable odds"
determinable - capable of being determined or limited or fixed; "determinable velocities"; "matters determinable by law"
incalculable - not capable of being computed or enumerated

calculable

adjective computable, measurable, quantifiable, assessable, determinable, appraisable, gaugeable or gageable, judgeable, ratable or rateable, estimable (rare) The risks involved are, within reason, calculable.
Translations
مُمْكِنُ حِسابُه تَقْديرُه
vypočítatelný
útreiknanlegur
vypočítateľný
hesaplanabilir

calculable

[ˈkælkjʊləbl] ADJcalculable

calculable

[ˈkælkjʊləbəl] adjcalculable

calculable

calculate

(ˈkӕlkjuleit) verb
to count or estimate, using numbers. Calculate the number of days in a century.
ˈcalculable adjective
ˌcalcuˈlation noun
ˈcalculator noun
a machine for calculating. Use a calculator for adding all those numbers.
References in classic literature ?
after testing both smiles and frowns, and proving that neither mode of treatment possessed any calculable influence, Hester was ultimately compelled to stand aside and permit the child to be swayed by her own impulses.
Let even a polished man of these days get into a position he is ashamed to avow, and his mind will be bent on all the possible issues that may deliver him from the calculable results of that position.
now, in opposition to all calculable probability, some benefit appeared to be attached to the name of David Faux.
He took a wife, as we have seen, to adorn the remaining quadrant of his course, and be a little moon that would cause hardly a calculable perturbation.
We may not arrive at our port within a calculable period, but we would preserve the true course.
What is the nature and power of that science- baffling star, without parallax, without calculable elements, which shoots a ray of beauty even into trivial and impure actions, if the least mark of independence appear?
Could not a rejuvenated Graeco-Roman system of valuing (once it had been refined and made more profound by the schooling which two thousand years of Christianity had provided) effect another such revolution within a calculable period of time, until that glorious type of manhood shall finally appear which is to be our new faith and hope, and in the creation of which Zarathustra exhorts us to participate?
MEAG Managing Director Holger Kerzel said: With the expansion of our existing portfolio in Sweden we are adding more sustainable investments with calculable risks and attractive returns to our portfolio, leveraging the know-how of the entire Group says.
The cyclical energy input from renewable sources thus becomes calculable and can be flexibly integrated.
The exact adjustments as per the Warrant Agreement, will become calculable on December 2, 2015, the day prior to the ex-dividend date, the company said.
Also, calculable income includes assistance from the Royal Charity Organisation and social assistance under the Social Security Law.
For hundreds of years, Lloyd's and other insurers have been diversifying the risks of even one-time events; natural hazards like earthquakes are not one-time events, but occurrences that return with calculable probabilities.