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pal·pa·ble

 (păl′pə-bəl)
adj.
1.
a. Capable of being handled, touched, or felt; tangible: "Anger rushed out in a palpable wave through his arms and legs" (Herman Wouk).
b. Medicine Capable of being felt by palpating: a palpable tumor.
2. Easily perceived; obvious: "There was a palpable sense of expectation in the court" (Nelson DeMille). See Synonyms at perceptible.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin palpābilis, from Latin palpāre, to touch gently; see pāl- in Indo-European roots.]

pal′pa·bil′i·ty n.
pal′pa·bly adv.

palpable

(ˈpælpəbəl)
adj
1. (usually prenominal) easily perceived by the senses or the mind; obvious: the excuse was a palpable lie.
2. capable of being touched; tangible
3. (Medicine) med capable of being discerned by the sense of touch: a palpable tumour.
[C14: from Late Latin palpābilis that may be touched, from Latin palpāre to stroke, touch]
ˌpalpaˈbility, ˈpalpableness n
ˈpalpably adv

pal•pa•ble

(ˈpæl pə bəl)

adj.
1. readily or plainly seen or perceived; obvious.
2. capable of being touched or felt; tangible.
[1350–1400; < Late Latin palpābilis that can be touched <palpā(re) to stroke, touch, palpate1]
pal`pa•bil′i•ty, pal′pa•ble•ness, n.
pal′pa•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.palpable - capable of being perceived; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt; "a barely palpable dust"; "felt sudden anger in a palpable wave"; "the air was warm and close--palpable as cotton"; "a palpable lie"
perceptible - capable of being perceived by the mind or senses; "a perceptible limp"; "easily perceptible sounds"; "perceptible changes in behavior"
impalpable - imperceptible to the senses or the mind; "an impalpable cloud"; "impalpable shadows"; "impalpable distinctions"; "as impalpable as a dream"
2.palpable - can be felt by palpation; "a palpable tumor"
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
perceptible - capable of being perceived by the mind or senses; "a perceptible limp"; "easily perceptible sounds"; "perceptible changes in behavior"

palpable

adjective obvious, apparent, patent, clear, plain, visible, evident, manifest, open, blatant, conspicuous, unmistakable, salient The tension between them is palpable.

palpable

adjective
1. Discernible by touch:
Translations
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palpable

[ˈpælpəbl] ADJ
1. (= tangible) → palpable
2. (fig) [lie, mistake] → obvio, patente

palpable

[ˈpælpəbəl] adj
[feeling, tension] → palpable
There was a palpable sense of relief → Le sentiment de soulagement était palpable.
There was a palpable tension in the air → Il y avait dans l'air une tension palpable.
(= obvious) [lie, nonsense] → manifeste

palpable

adj
greifbar; (Med) → tastbar, palpabel (spec)
(= clear) lie, erroroffensichtlich; nonsensevollkommen; injusticegrob

palpable

[ˈpælpəbl] adj (lie, mistake) → palese, evidente

pal·pa·ble

a. palpable.
References in classic literature ?
Upon this every soul was confounded; for the phenomenon just then observed by Ahab had unaccountably escaped every one else; but its very blinding palpableness must have been the cause.
but its very blinding palpableness must have been the cause