abolishable
adjective see abolish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Abolishable — A*bol ish*a*ble, a. [Cf. F. abolissable.] Capable of being abolished. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abolishable — See abolish. * * * …   Universalium

  • abolishable — adjective Capable of being abolished. See Also: abolished, abolition …   Wiktionary

  • abolishable — É™bÉ‘lɪʃəbl /É™bÉ’l adj. capable of being abolished, capable of being revoked or cancelled …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abolishable — adjective capable of being abolished • Similar to: ↑destructible • Derivationally related forms: ↑abolish …   Useful english dictionary

  • abolish — abolishable, adj. abolisher, n. abolishment, n. /euh bol ish/, v.t. to do away with; put an end to; annul; make void: to abolish slavery. [1425 75; late ME < MF aboliss , long s. of abolir < L abolere to destroy, efface, put an end to; change of… …   Universalium

  • abolish — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English abolisshen, from Middle French aboliss , stem of abolir, from Latin abolēre; probably akin to adolescere to grow up more at adult Date: 15th century 1. to end the observance or effect of ; annul …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abolishment — See abolishable. * * * …   Universalium

  • abolisher — See abolishable. * * * …   Universalium

  • annullable — adj. cancelable, abolishable …   English contemporary dictionary

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