depletable
adjective see deplete

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • depletable — index destructible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • depletable — adjective capable of being depleted • Similar to: ↑exhaustible * * * də̇ˈplēd.əbəl, dēˈ , lētə adjective : capable of becoming depleted or exhausted depletable assets depletable resources * * * deplēˈtable adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • depletable — See deplete. * * * …   Universalium

  • depletable — adj. exhaustible, may be used up, may be decreased (in number or amount) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • depletable — de·plet·able …   English syllables

  • Depletable Energy Sources —   1) electricity purchased from a public utility   2) energy obtained from burning coal, oil, natural gas or liquefied petroleum gases. [See California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Section 2 5302] …   Energy terms

  • depletable economic interest — The interest in mineral land which is subject to depletion by the removal of the minerals by operation of an oil well, mine, or the like. Spalding v. U. S., C.C.A.Cal., 97 F.2d 697, 700; U. S. v. Spalding, C.C.A.Cal., 97 F.2d 701, 704. See… …   Black's law dictionary

  • depletable economic interest — The interest in mineral land which is subject to depletion by the removal of the minerals by operation of an oil well, mine, or the like. Spalding v. U. S., C.C.A.Cal., 97 F.2d 697, 700; U. S. v. Spalding, C.C.A.Cal., 97 F.2d 701, 704. See… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Non-depletable energy sources —   Energy which is not obtained from depletable energy sources. [See California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Section 2 5302] …   Energy terms

  • deplete — depletable, adj. depletion, n. depletive, depletory /di plee teuh ree/, adj. /di pleet /, v.t., depleted, depleting. to decrease seriously or exhaust the abundance or supply of: The fire had depleted the game in the forest. Extravagant spending… …   Universalium

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