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1. Seemingly genuine or legally valid: a colorable claim of innocence.
2. Capable of being colored: colorable drawings.

col′or·a·bil′i·ty n.
col′or·a·bly adv.


(ˈkʌl ər ə bəl)

1. capable of being colored.
2. seemingly valid; plausible.
3. pretended.
col′or•a•bly, adv.
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What colorable reason could be assigned, in a country so situated, for such vast augmentations of the military force?
58 percent have recently gone out to dinner somewhere that didn't offer crayons and colorable place mats.
A new line of acetal copolymers with electrically conductive and static-dissipative performance include brightly colorable grades.
Said to offer advantages over competitive materials including improved grip/tactility, ability to create bold colors, and faster cycle times, the grades are available in 30 to 80 Shore A hardness in easily colorable natural, black, translucent, and clear.
The judgment also permanently ordered the Defendants to stop selling, offering for sale, advertising or distributing any headwear using the Registered Trademarks, or any colorable imitations thereof, which causes a likelihood of confusion or mistake and; falsely suggesting an affiliation or connection between Plaintiffs and Defendants or their respective products; assisting, aiding or abetting any other person or entity in engaging in or performing any of the activities above.
Key statement: Transparent and colorable elastomeric compositions are provided.
These off-white or easily colorable compounds do not require predrying.
The ruling requires Pall to disgorge all profits earned from the sale of its PhotoKleen EZD-2 Filter Assembly products and colorable versions from the date the preliminary injunction was issued through January 12, 2005.
Filled with a variety of metal powders, they are available in colorable, plateable, and sublimation-printable formulations.
Also colorable, Santoprene TPV M350 is ideal for door panels, center consoles, B-C pillars, lower instrument panels and the back cover of seats.
The three DuraGrip grades are available in hardnesses ranging from 30 to 80 durometer A, and are said to be easily colorable.
A new series of colorable, unfilled TPOs designed for large-part thermoforming boast an excellent balance of melt flow, melt strength, and drawability.