Tractability Tract`a*bil"i*ty, n. [L. tractabilitas: cf.F. tractabilite.] The quality or state of being tractable or docile; docility; tractableness. [1913 Webster]

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  • tractability — trac·ta·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

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