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de·mon·stra·ble

 (dĭ-mŏn′strə-bəl)
adj.
1. Capable of being demonstrated or proved: demonstrable truths.
2. Obvious or apparent: demonstrable lies.

de·mon′stra·bil′i·ty, de·mon′stra·ble·ness n.
de·mon′stra·bly adv.

demonstrable

(ˈdɛmənstrəbəl; dɪˈmɒn-)
adj
able to be demonstrated or proved
ˌdemonstraˈbility, ˈdemonstrableness n
demonstrably adv

de•mon•stra•ble

(dɪˈmɒn strə bəl, ˈdɛm ən-)

adj.
1. capable of being demonstrated or proved.
2. clearly evident; obvious.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Old French < Late Latin]
de•mon`stra•bil′i•ty, n.
de•mon′stra•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.demonstrable - necessarily or demonstrably true; "demonstrable truths"
incontestable, incontestible - incapable of being contested or disputed
2.demonstrable - 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
obvious - easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind; "obvious errors"

demonstrable

Translations

demonstrable

[ˈdemənstrəbl] ADJdemostrable

demonstrable

[dɪˈmɒnstrəbəl ˈdɛmənstrəbəl] adj (= clear) [fact, quality] → évident(e)
to have a demonstrable effect on sb/sth → avoir un effet évident sur qn/qch

demonstrable

demonstrable

[ˈdɛmənstrəbl] adjdimostrabile
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