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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.
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demonstrable

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

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Translations

demonstrable

[ˈdemənstrəbl] ADJdemostrable
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demonstrable

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

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demonstrable

[ˈdɛmənstrəbl] adjdimostrabile
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References in classic literature ?
Though the certainty of this criterion is far from demonstrable, yet it has the savor of analogical probability.
On a comparison of this extent with that of several countries in Europe, the practicability of rendering our system commensurate to it appears to be demonstrable. It is not a great deal larger than Germany, where a diet representing the whole empire is continually assembled; or than Poland before the late dismemberment, where another national diet was the depositary of the supreme power.
It is demonstrable that the scratches are going everywhere impartially and it is only your candle which produces the flattering illusion of a concentric arrangement, its light falling with an exclusive optical selection.
In anything beyond the tangible affairs of visible life, indeed, they had little real belief, and they preferred that literature should restrain itself within the safe limits of the known and the demonstrable. Hence the characteristic Restoration verse is satire of a prosaic sort which scarcely belongs to poetry at all.
As they cannot fail to recognize Burdovsky's right (seeing that it is mathematically demonstrable), it is just as well that the witnesses should be your friends.
It is a proposition, mathematically demonstrable, that it costs the community more to arrest, convict, and confine its tramps in jail, than to send them as guests, for like periods of time, to the best hotel.
One's delight in an elderberry bush overhanging the confused leafage of a hedgerow bank, as a more gladdening sight than the finest cistus or fuchsia spreading itself on the softest undulating turf, is an entirely unjustifiable preference to a nursery-gardener, or to any of those regulated minds who are free from the weakness of any attachment that does not rest on a demonstrable superiority of qualities.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], Aug 8 (ANI): In the wake of India's decision to strip special status of Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan must refrain from any retaliatory aggression, including support for infiltrations across the Line of Control (LoC) and take demonstrable action against terror infrastructure on its soil, said a joint statement by the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday.
Chevening Scholarships are awarded to individuals with demonstrable leadership potential who also have strong academic backgrounds.
The scholarships support study at UK universities - mostly one year taught master's degrees - for individuals with demonstrable potential to become future leaders, decision-makers, and opinion formers.
In a statement, Pompeo said that the two countries are undertaking demonstrable actions to reduce the risk of harm to civilians and civilian infrastructure resulting from military operations of these governments.
And that having another referendum could only be justified by a massive and demonstrable shift in public opinion.