terminable
adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Medieval Latin terminabilis, from Latin terminare Date: 15th century capable of being terminated • terminableness nounterminably adverb

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  • terminable — ter·mi·na·ble / tər mə nə bəl/ adj: capable of being terminated see also qualified terminable interest property at property; terminable interest at interest 1 Merriam …   Law dictionary

  • Terminable — Ter mi*na*ble ( m[i^]n*[.a]*b l), a. [See {Terminate}.] Capable of being terminated or bounded; limitable. {Ter mi*na*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] {Terminable annuity}, an annuity for a stated, definite number of years; distinguished from {life… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • terminable — adj. Que tiene término …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • terminable — ► ADJECTIVE 1) able to be terminated. 2) coming to an end after a certain time …   English terms dictionary

  • terminable — [tʉr′mi nə bəl] adj. 1. that can be terminated 2. that terminates after a specified time, as a contract terminability n. terminableness terminably adv …   English World dictionary

  • terminable — ► adjetivo Que se puede terminar: ■ el trabajo que nos queda es terminable en dos horas. SINÓNIMO [acabable] ANTÓNIMO interminable * * * terminable adj. Susceptible de ser terminado. * * * terminable. adj. Que tiene término. * * * …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • terminable — a, terminable, o adj. qui peut se terminer, s achever …   Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • terminable — adj. 1 that may be terminated. 2 coming to an end after a certain time (terminable annuity). Derivatives: terminableness n …   Useful english dictionary

  • terminable — terminability, terminableness, n. terminably, adv. /terr meuh neuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being terminated. 2. (of an annuity) coming to an end after a certain term. [1375 1425; late ME, equiv. to termin(en) to end ( < L terminare) + ABLE] *… …   Universalium

  • terminable — adjective Having an ending, finite. Ant: interminable …   Wiktionary

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