potability
noun see potable I

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  • potability — n. quality of being fit to drink, drinkability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • potability — po·ta·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • potability — Capability for use as a beverage. Anno: 91 ALR 518 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • potability — ˌpōd.əˈbiləd.ē noun : the quality or state of being potable …   Useful english dictionary

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