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1. Expected or required to account for one's actions; answerable. See Synonyms at responsible.
2. Capable of being explained: an accountable phenomenon.

ac·count′a·bil′i·ty, ac·count′a·ble·ness n.
ac·count′a·bly adv.
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Any organisation which is left without having to report openly and accountably to a board and the public, more and more people will start to do their own thing and that gets very difficult.
And we are alert to the danger that shared responsibility can, in practice, be the hardest responsibility to consistently and accountably discharge.
Lahore -- National Accountably Bureau (NAB has arrested former DG, Lahore Development Authority Ahad Cheema on the chargers of making assets beyond his source of income.
A situation where the elected will accountably govern and every Nigerian will have equal opportunity not based on kinship and friendship but based on free citizenship.
I welcome the National Accountably Bureau team to our constituency for probing the charge of corruption in development projects but want to make it clear that this investigation has been launched on the application of my rival and PTI Senator Azam Khan Swati,' Mohammad Safdar told a public meeting in Darband area here on Monday.
The last opportunity granted in the HLRF for South Sudanese leaders as well as for the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) and IGAD-Plus to commit themselves seriously and accountably to the revitalization of the ARCSS, should serve as final wakeup call for all.
The court rejected the report as the special prosecutor of National Accountably Court opposed it and contended that the accused was deliberately avoiding court proceedings.
We need an elected regional government in North East England, with the same devolved powers as Scotland, to use this money accountably and to best effect.
Daniyal Aziz criticized Imran Khan for failing to appoint a head on Khyber Pakhtunkhawa Accountably Court.
Our hope is this new process will implement a system that stresses accuracy and accountably to give survivors of sexual assault some peace of mind.
This trust should be able to advise on the contracting and regulatory frameworks required to deploy funds effectively and accountably, according to the report's authors.
Their facts and figures roam around a base year that was worst for such atrocities, thus while blatantly ignoring prerequisites and parameters for such comparative analysis, question for accountably is addressed, if there exists any.
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