adjective see assume

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  • Assumable — As*sum a*ble, a. That may be assumed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • assumable — index constructive (inferential), ostensible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • assumable — 1784, from ASSUME (Cf. assume) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Assumably; assumability …   Etymology dictionary

  • assumable — assumability, n. assumably, adv. /euh sooh meuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being assumed, as an office or an obligation: Assumable mortgages are hard to find these days. [1775 85; ASSUME + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • assumable — adjective Of or pertaining to assumption. That would be the assumable outcome …   Wiktionary

  • assumable — As applied to mortgage loans, assumable means that a borrower who sells his or her home may transfer the outstanding mortgage loan secured by that dwelling to the new buyers. The new buyers are said to assume the loan. American Banker Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • assumable — adj. surmisable, can be assumed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • assumable — as·sum·a·ble …   English syllables

  • assumable — əˈsüməbəl adjective : capable of being assumed …   Useful english dictionary

  • assumable mortgage — A home mortgage that allows the buyer to take over the seller s mortgage; that is, to step into the seller s shoes, make mortgage payments, and comply with other terms of the existing loan. Most lenders require the borrower to qualify for the… …   Law dictionary

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