mensurable


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men·su·ra·ble

 (mĕn′sər-ə-bəl, -shər-)
adj.
1. Capable of being measured: mensurable results in employee performance; a mensurable increase in the cost of oil.
2. Having fixed rhythm and measure, as in music; mensural.

men′su·ra·bil′i·ty, men′su·ra·ble·ness n.

mensurable

(ˈmɛnsjʊrəbəl; -ʃə-)
adj
a less common word for measurable
[C17: from Late Latin mēnsūrābilis, from mēnsūra measure]
ˌmensuraˈbility n

meas•ur•a•ble

(ˈmɛʒ ər ə bəl)

adj.
capable of being measured.
[1300–50; Middle English < Middle French < Late Latin]
meas′ur•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mensurable - having notes of fixed rhythmic valuemensurable - having notes of fixed rhythmic value
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
2.mensurable - capable of being measured; "measurable depths"
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Hasta su muerte, el terrorismo se habia transformado en un objeto mensurable, medible y catalogable, pero el fin de Bin Laden abre la puerta para una nueva figura, el lobo solitario, aquel que sin grupo especifico decide asesinar a otros en nombre del Islam.