Ponderability Pon`der*a*bil"i*ty, n. [Cf. F. pond['e]rabilit['e].] The quality or state of being ponderable. [1913 Webster]

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  • ponderability — See ponderable. * * * …   Universalium

  • ponderability — pon·der·a·bil·i·ty || ‚pÉ‘ndÉ™rÉ™ bɪlÉ™tɪ / pÉ’n n. ability to be thought about, ability to be reflected upon; state of having a considerable weight …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ponderability — pon·der·ability …   English syllables

  • ponderability — ˌpänd(ə)rəˈbiləd.ē, ətē, i noun : the quality or state of being ponderable * * * ponderabilˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ponder …   Useful english dictionary

  • ponderable — ponderability, ponderableness, n. /pon deuhr euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being considered carefully or deeply. 2. capable of being weighed; having appreciable weight. [1640 50; < LL ponderabilis. See PONDER, ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

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