Reconcilable Rec"on*ci`la*ble (r?k"?n*s?`l?*b'l), a. [Cf. F. r['e]conciliable.] Capable of being reconciled; as, reconcilable adversaries; an act reconciable with previous acts. [1913 Webster]

The different accounts of the numbers of ships are reconcilable. --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] -- {Rec"on*ci`la*ble*ness}, n. -- {Rec"on*ci`la*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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