Derivable
Derivable De*riv"a*ble, a. [From {Derive}.] That can be derived; obtainable by transmission; capable of being known by inference, as from premises or data; capable of being traced, as from a radical; as, income is derivable from various sources. [1913 Webster]

All honor derivable upon me. --South. [1913 Webster]

The exquisite pleasure derivable from the true and beautiful relations of domestic life. --H. G. Bell. [1913 Webster]

The argument derivable from the doxologies. --J. H. Newman. [1913 Webster]


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  • dérivable — [ derivabl ] adj. • 1904; de 1. dériver ♦ Qui peut être dérivé. Math. Fonction dérivable en un point, qui admet une dérivée en ce point. Fonction dérivable sur un intervalle de son domaine de définition. ● dérivable adjectif Se dit d une fonction …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • derivable — index deductible (provable) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • derivable — [adj] deducible a priori, attributable, available, determinable, dogmatic, extractable, inferable, likely, obtainable, reasoned, resultant, traceable; concept 529 Ant. inconcludable, underivable …   New thesaurus

  • Dérivable — Dérivée  Ne doit pas être confondu avec différentielle. En analyse, le nombre dérivé d une fonction en un point est, si celui ci existe, le coefficient directeur de la tangente au graphe de cette fonction en ce point. C est à dire le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • derivable — adjective able to be derived, deducible Ant: underivable, non derivable See Also: derivability …   Wiktionary

  • dérivable — (dé ri va bl ) adj. Qu on peut dériver. Ce principe est dérivable de tel autre. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Dériver 2 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • derivable — de|riv|a|ble [dıˈraıvəbəl] adj [+from] something that is derivable can be calculated from something else …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • derivable — adjective formal something that is derivable can be calculated from something else …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • derivable — derive ► VERB (derive from) 1) obtain (something) from (a source). 2) base (something) on a modification of. 3) have as a root or origin; originate from. DERIVATIVES derivable adjective. ORIGIN originally meaning «draw a fluid through or into a… …   English terms dictionary

  • derivable — adjective Date: 1653 capable of being derived …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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