expellable
adjective see expel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Expellable — Ex*pel la*ble, a. Capable of being expelled or driven out. Expellable by heat. Kirwan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • expellable — expel ► VERB (expelled, expelling) 1) force or drive out. 2) force (a pupil) to leave a school. DERIVATIVES expellable adjective expellee noun expeller noun. ORIGIN Latin expell …   English terms dictionary

  • expellable — See expel. * * * …   Universalium

  • expellable — adj. able to be expelled, may be sent away, able to be banished …   English contemporary dictionary

  • expellable — ex·pel·la·ble …   English syllables

  • expellable — ləbəl adjective : capable of being expelled : liable to expulsion …   Useful english dictionary

  • expel — expellable, adj. /ik spel /, v.t., expelled, expelling. 1. to drive or force out or away; discharge or eject: to expel air from the lungs; to expel an invader from a country. 2. to cut off from membership or relations: to expel a student from a… …   Universalium

  • expel — transitive verb (expelled; expelling) Etymology: Middle English expellen, from Latin expellere, from ex + pellere to drive more at felt Date: 14th century 1. to force out ; eject < expelled the smoke from her lungs > 2. to force to leave (as a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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