Solvability Solv`a*bil"i*ty, n. [F. solvabilit['e].] 1. The quality or state of being solvable; as, the solvability of a difficulty; the solvability of a problem. [1913 Webster]

2. The condition of being solvent; ability to pay all just debts; solvency; as, the solvability of a merchant. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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