determinable
adjective Date: 15th century 1. capable of being determined, definitely ascertained, or decided upon <
a determinable cause
>
2. liable to be terminated ; terminable <
a determinable estate
>
determinableness noundeterminably adverb

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  • determinable — Liable to come to an end upon the happening of a certain contingency. Susceptible of being determined, found out, definitely decided upon, or settled. As to determinable fee and determinable freehold, see those titles …   Black's law dictionary

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