adjective Date: 1943 capable of or suitable or eligible for being deferreddeferrable noun

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  • deferrable — /di ferr euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being deferred or postponed: a deferrable project. 2. qualified or eligible to receive a military deferment. n. 3. a person eligible for deferment from compulsory military service. Also, deferable. [1940… …   Universalium

  • deferrable — adjective That can be deferred. Ant: nondeferrable …   Wiktionary

  • deferrable — de fer·ra·ble || ɜːrÉ™bl adj. postponable, able to be put off to a later date …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deferrable — de·fer·ra·ble …   English syllables

  • deferrable — de•fer•ra•ble [[t]dɪˈfɜr ə bəl[/t]] adj. 1) capable of being deferred or postponed 2) eligible to receive a military deferment • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • deferrable — …   Useful english dictionary

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