Separableness
Separable Sep"a*ra*ble, a. [L. separabilis: cf. F. s['e]parable.] Capable of being separated, disjoined, disunited, or divided; as, the separable parts of plants; qualities not separable from the substance in which they exist. -- {Sep"a*ra*ble*ness}, n. -- {Sep"a*ra*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

Trials permit me not to doubt of the separableness of a yellow tincture from gold. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]


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  • separableness — noun see separable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • separableness — n. divisibility, detachability, ability to be separated …   English contemporary dictionary

  • separableness — sep·a·ra·ble·ness …   English syllables

  • separableness — noun ( es) : separability * * * sepˈarableness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑separate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Separability — Sep a*ra*bil i*ty, n. Quality of being separable or divisible; divisibility; separableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separable — Sep a*ra*ble, a. [L. separabilis: cf. F. s[ e]parable.] Capable of being separated, disjoined, disunited, or divided; as, the separable parts of plants; qualities not separable from the substance in which they exist. {Sep a*ra*ble*ness}, n. {Sep… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separably — Separable Sep a*ra*ble, a. [L. separabilis: cf. F. s[ e]parable.] Capable of being separated, disjoined, disunited, or divided; as, the separable parts of plants; qualities not separable from the substance in which they exist. {Sep a*ra*ble*ness} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • separable — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin separabilis, from separare Date: 14th century 1. capable of being separated or dissociated < separable parts > 2. obsolete causing separation • separability noun • separableness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • separable — separability, separableness, n. separably, adv. /sep euhr euh beuhl, sep reuh /, adj. 1. capable of being separated, parted, or dissociated. 2. Math. a. containing a countable dense subset. b. (of a differential equation) capable of being written …   Universalium

  • separable — adjective 1》 able to be separated or treated separately. 2》 Grammar (of a verb) having a prefix that is written as a separate word in some circumstances. Derivatives separability noun separableness noun separably adverb …   English new terms dictionary

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