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Capable of being assimilated: assimilable nutrients; assimilable information.

as·sim′i·la·bil′i·ty n.


(əˈsɪm ə lə bəl)

capable of being assimilated.
[1640–50; < Medieval Latin]
as•sim`i•la•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.assimilable - able to be absorbed and incorporated into body tissuesassimilable - able to be absorbed and incorporated into body tissues
digestible - capable of being converted into assimilable condition in the alimentary canal


(Biol, Ling) → assimilierbar
(= integrable)angleichbar
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