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Capable of undergoing cultivation: cultivable land.

cul′ti·va·bil′i·ty n.


(ˈkʌltɪvəbəl) or


(Agriculture) (of land) capable of being cultivated
[C17: from French, from Old French cultiver to cultivate]
ˌcultivaˈbility n


(ˈkʌl tə və bəl)

also cul•ti•vat•a•ble

(-ˌveɪ tə bəl)

capable of being cultivated.
cul`ti•va•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cultivable - (of farmland) capable of being farmed productivelycultivable - (of farmland) capable of being farmed productively
productive - producing or capable of producing (especially abundantly); "productive farmland"; "his productive years"; "a productive collaboration"


[ˈkʌltɪvəbl] ADJcultivable




[ˈkʌltɪvəbl] adjcoltivabile
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