Allowableness Al*low"a*ble*ness, n. The quality of being allowable; permissibleness; lawfulness; exemption from prohibition or impropriety. --South. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • allowableness — index admissibility, legality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • allowableness — noun The state of being allowable; legitimacy; permissibleness …   Wiktionary

  • allowableness — n. being permissible, being able to be allowed; legitimacy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allowableness — al·low·a·ble·ness …   English syllables

  • allowableness — noun see allowable I …   Useful english dictionary

  • allowable — allowableness, n. allowably, adv. /euh low euh beuhl/, adj. 1. that may be allowed; legitimate; permissible: an allowable tax deduction. n. 2. something, as an action or amount, that is allowed. 3. Ecol. See allowable cut. [1350 1400; ME < MF… …   Universalium

  • Permissibility — Per*mis si*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being permissible; permissibleness; allowableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • permissibleness — noun The state of being permissible; legitimacy; allowableness …   Wiktionary

  • admissibility — I noun acceptability, adequateness, allowableness, applicability, appositeness, appropriateness, aptness, eligibility, fitness, justifiability, legality, legitimacy, permissibility, presentability, propriety, reasonability, sanctionability,… …   Law dictionary

  • legality — le·gal·i·ty /li ga lə tē/ n pl ties 1: attachment to or observance of law 2: the quality or state of being legal: lawfulness 3 pl: obligations imposed by law …   Law dictionary

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