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Capable of being penetrated: penetrable defenses; a penetrable wall.

pen′e·tra·bil′i·ty n.
pen′e·tra·bly adv.
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Noun1.penetrability - the quality of being penetrable (by people or light or missiles etc.)
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
impenetrability, imperviousness - the quality of being impenetrable (by people or light or missiles etc.)
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"The blood-tumor penetrability of NERLYNX represents a potential treatment option for these underserved patients," CEO Alan Auerbach said in a statement.
The blood-tumor penetrability of NERLYNX represents a potential treatment option for these underserved patients." The FDA Orphan Drug Designation program grants orphan designation to investigational drugs designed to treat, prevent, or diagnose rare medical diseases or conditions that affect fewer than 200,000 individuals in the United States.
Therefore, the increase in solids content per volume unit may influence the voids ratio (pore to solids ratio), total porosity, aeration space, water retention capacity and root penetrability (mechanical impedance) (FERMINO; KAMPF, 2012).
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Textiles are already adopted by architecture specialists owing to features such as light penetrability, flexibility, and a limited weight-to-surface area ratio.
In particular, CEF is an antibiotic with poor brain penetrability and cannot be given orally.
Compressiblity and penetrability of latossolo vermelho-amarelo distrofico (oxisol) under varied management systems and land uses.
Unlike a typical Tanto, the abrupt clip on the end is relegated to the backside of the blade so there's no drop-off in slicing capability along the main IT edge, yet it still retains penetrability. The coup de grace is the ZT 0055's top shelf S35VN stainless blade, a proprietary powder-based steel developed specifically for the cutlery market by Crucible Industries LLC.
Cleansers can alter the pH of the skin, loosen attachments between cells, remove lipids--and disrupt the bilayer protective membrane, desquamate layers from the stratum corneum, and influence the penetrability of the skin for the next topical product that is applied.
ASTM guidelines concerning the chloride ion penetrability are given in Table 6.