inheritableness
noun see inheritable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • inheritableness — in·her·it·able·ness …   English syllables

  • inheritableness — noun see inheritable …   Useful english dictionary

  • inheritable — adjective Date: 15th century 1. capable of being inherited ; transmissible < an inheritable title > 2. capable of taking by inheritance < the eldest son is inheritable to the crown > • inheritability noun • inheritableness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inheritable — inheritability, inheritableness, n. inheritably, adv. /in her i teuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being inherited. 2. capable of inheriting; qualified to inherit. [1375 1425; late ME < AF; see IN 2, HERITABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • inheritable — /ɪnˈhɛrətəbəl/ (say in heruhtuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being inherited. 2. capable of inheriting; qualified to inherit. –inheritability /ɪnˌhɛrətəˈbɪləti/ (say in.heruhtuh biluhtee), inheritableness, noun –inheritably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • non-inheritable — /nɒn ɪnˈhɛrətəbəl/ (say non in heruhtuhbuhl) adjective not inheritable. –non inheritability /nɒn ɪnˌhɛrətəˈbɪləti/ (say non in.heruhtuh biluhtee), non inheritableness, noun –non inheritably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • inheritable — [in her′it ə bəl] adj. [ME enheritable < Anglo Fr < OFr] 1. capable of inheriting; having the rights of an heir 2. capable of being inherited inheritability n. inheritableness …   English World dictionary

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